URI Global Council Chairperson
Kiran Bali MBE JP has been leading at the global interfaith level for many years and is the Global Chair of the United Religions Initiative, which works in 102 countries. For her voluntary endeavours, Kiran has been honored by Queen Elizabeth II with the MBE Honour and has been the recipient of a number of international awards. As an environmental activist, Kiran has been leading grassroots projects to help tackle climate action. She launched the Hindu declaration on Climate Change and spoke at the launch of the interfaith declaration on climate change in New York. Kiran who is also a UK Magistrate is a regular keynote speaker at global events and has also addressed the UN General Assembly.