28 episodes

Are you ready to transform the way you lead? Join visionary change makers as they share their strategies and insights with Mallika Dutt. From digital organizing to creating cultures of care, Leadership Moves shows us how to shake up and re-envision our changing world.

This series is supported by the BUILD program of the Ford Foundation.

Leadership Moves with Mallika Dutt Mallika Dutt

    • Society & Culture
    • 5.0 • 5 Ratings

Are you ready to transform the way you lead? Join visionary change makers as they share their strategies and insights with Mallika Dutt. From digital organizing to creating cultures of care, Leadership Moves shows us how to shake up and re-envision our changing world.

This series is supported by the BUILD program of the Ford Foundation.

    S2 Ep12: The Importance of Fun, Joy, and Pleasure in Advancing Justice and Human Rights with Geetanjali Misra

    S2 Ep12: The Importance of Fun, Joy, and Pleasure in Advancing Justice and Human Rights with Geetanjali Misra

    What does pleasure have to do with human rights? How do we incorporate play and joy into our work of challenging violence and discrimination? To explore the topic of how we create movements that challenge structural exclusion while expressing diverse forms of desire and pleasure, I’m joined by Geetanjali Misra.
     
    Tune in this week to discover how to use play, joy, fun, and pleasure in the fight for sexual rights. We’re discussing how we can help people not just accounting for the harm they face, but also focusing on diverse sources of pleasure they want to experience, and how we can bring these two ends of the spectrum together.
     
    Get full show notes and more information here: https://mallikadutt.com/s2e12
    Leadership Moves is supported by the BUILD program of the Ford Foundation
    Podcast music composed by Devadas, (c) Mallika Dutt, LLC 2021 
    Production team: Mallika Dutt, Kiani Ned, Loubna Bouajaj, and Digital Freedom Productions
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    • 31 min
    S2 Ep11: How to Address Institutional Sexism and Racism in the Fight for Health Equality with Terry McGovern

    S2 Ep11: How to Address Institutional Sexism and Racism in the Fight for Health Equality with Terry McGovern

    How does the loss of a family member to a tragedy like 9/11 affect your ability to lead? How can you stay grounded in love when working on challenging issues like abortion and HIV/AIDS? Terry McGovern, chair of the Heilbrunn Department of Population and Family Health at Columbia’s Public Health School is here to explore the realities of staying accountable to the communities you serve and letting them lead the way.
     
    Tune in this week to discover the resilience and focus it takes to survive personal tragedy and continue serving the most marginalized people in your community. Terry is sharing the most significant things she’s learned in her fight for reproductive and health equality and how we need to ground our leadership in these turbulent times.
     
    Get full show notes and more information here: https://mallikadutt.com/s2e11
    Leadership Moves is supported by the BUILD program of the Ford Foundation
    Podcast music composed by Devadas, (c) Mallika Dutt, LLC 2021 
    Production team: Mallika Dutt, Kiani Ned, Loubna Bouajaj, and Digital Freedom Productions
    Sign up for Mallika’s email newsletter at mallikadutt.com/join
     

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    • 25 min
    S2 Ep10: Focusing on Diversity, Care, and Sustainability in Building a Collective Capacity to Respond to Oppression with Lydia Alpízar Durán

    S2 Ep10: Focusing on Diversity, Care, and Sustainability in Building a Collective Capacity to Respond to Oppression with Lydia Alpízar Durán

    How would your life change if care became the central organizing principle of how you do your work? As a co-founder of the Mesoamerican Initiative of Women Human Rights Defenders (IM-Defensoras), Lydia Alpízar Durán faced this exact question, and she is here to explore how we can build collective capacity for our wellbeing in the face of increasing oppression.
     
    Lydia has led the way in terms of diverse leadership and integrating diversity, care, and sustainability for the WHRDs who are fighting oppression, so tune in to discover the realizations and perspective shifts she has had over the years, and the practical steps she has implemented in her organization to bring people together and build a collective capacity to respond.
     
    Get full show notes and more information here: https://mallikadutt.com/s2e10
    Leadership Moves is supported by the BUILD program of the Ford Foundation
    Podcast music composed by Devadas, (c) Mallika Dutt, LLC 2021 
    Production team: Mallika Dutt, Kiani Ned, Loubna Bouajaj, and Digital Freedom Productions
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    YouTube: youtube.com/c/MallikaDutt-IC

    • 30 min
    S2 Ep09: How to Handle Transition in Organizational Leadership with Shereen Essof and Lisa VeneKlasen

    S2 Ep09: How to Handle Transition in Organizational Leadership with Shereen Essof and Lisa VeneKlasen

    Are you considering a significant work transition? Perhaps you’re a founder looking to leave your beloved organization in search of new challenges. Or maybe the baton of an organization and mission is being passed to you. What does it take to succeed a charismatic leader? Here to discuss these topics are Lisa VeneKlasen, the founder of JASS, and Shereen Essof, JASS’s new leader.
     
    Join us this week to discover how to carry out big leadership changes with breath, love, and grace, even during times of global crises. We’re discussing the reality faced when a founder decides to leave an organization, and how to bring forth leadership from within so that an organization can continue to move forward and do the important work of social justice.
     
    Get full show notes and more information here: https://mallikadutt.com/s2e09
    Leadership Moves is supported by the BUILD program of the Ford Foundation
    Podcast music composed by Devadas, (c) Mallika Dutt, LLC 2021 
    Production team: Mallika Dutt, Kiani Ned, Loubna Bouajaj, and Digital Freedom Productions
    Sign up for Mallika’s email newsletter at mallikadutt.com/join
     

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    • 40 min
    S2 Ep08: The Power of Listening with Humility and Prioritizing Intergenerational Leadership with Urvashi Butalia

    S2 Ep08: The Power of Listening with Humility and Prioritizing Intergenerational Leadership with Urvashi Butalia

    What is the importance of women’s stories? How do we learn the art of listening with humility and respect for storytellers? Feminist independent publisher Urvashi Butalia is here to answer these questions, and give us an insight into publishing exclusive stories, practicing intergenerational leadership, and getting on a bicycle before you turn 70.
     
    Tune in this week to discover the power of challenging yourself to listen in situations that make you uncomfortable. Urvashi Butalia is discussing her experiences of sharing the stories of women over the past four decades, and of accepting that now is the time for her organization to take the path of the next generation of leaders and changemakers.
     
     
    Get full show notes and more information here: https://mallikadutt.com/s2e08
    Leadership Moves is supported by the BUILD program of the Ford Foundation
    Podcast music composed by Devadas, (c) Mallika Dutt, LLC 2021 
    Production team: Mallika Dutt, Kiani Ned, Loubna Bouajaj, and Digital Freedom Productions
    Sign up for Mallika’s email newsletter at mallikadutt.com/join
     

    Follow Mallika:
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    YouTube: youtube.com/c/MallikaDutt-IC

    • 29 min
    S2 Ep07: Prioritizing Collective Leadership to Address Physical and Environmental Threats in Indigenous Communities with Tarcila Rivera Zea

    S2 Ep07: Prioritizing Collective Leadership to Address Physical and Environmental Threats in Indigenous Communities with Tarcila Rivera Zea

    What does it take to go from a domestic worker to the director of an organization that represents thousands of Indigenous women in the public arena? Is that a journey of transformation you could imagine for yourself? Join me as I sit down with Tarcila Rivera Zea to learn how she overcame huge obstacles and emerged as a globally recognized mover and shaker.
     
    Tune in this week to hear about what world leadership has to learn from Indigenous feminist leaders like Tarcila. Tarcila is sharing her harrowing story, how she found her calling in advocating for Indigenous women, and the adversity she had to work through so she could fight for the rights of herself and others.
     
    Get full show notes and more information here: https://mallikadutt.com/s2e07
    Leadership Moves is supported by the BUILD program of the Ford Foundation
    Podcast music composed by Devadas, (c) Mallika Dutt, LLC 2021 
    Production team: Mallika Dutt, Kiani Ned, Loubna Bouajaj, and Digital Freedom Productions
    Sign up for Mallika’s email newsletter at mallikadutt.com/join
     

    Follow Mallika:
    Twitter: twitter.com/mallikadutt
     
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    Facebook: facebook.com/mallikadutt
     
    YouTube: youtube.com/c/MallikaDutt-IC

    • 32 min

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