Amit Kumar is a student of National Law University Odisha (NLUO), currently in the third semester of BA, LLB course. As a member of NLUO Legal Aid Society, he is a regular attendee of their legal awareness and community connect drives. Last year he was a part of the core committee which organised the international conference on Rethinking Socially Relevant Legal Education: Best Practices and a Way Forward . Having a keen interest in mediation, he has been a regular participant of interuniversity mediation competitions.His hobbies include drawing and acting, and he spends his free time reading books and surfing on internet to appease his random curiosities.As a part of IMW s mission to increase awareness in society towards mediation as an alternative to litigation, he plans to conduct mediation awareness drives in the nearby village of Munduli and in Dampada with the help of NLUO Legal aid society which has a functioning legal aid clinic there. In these rural areas he plans to focus on matrimonial and land disputes. Apart from this he plans to conduct awareness drives for small scale business owners in the city on the scope of mediation in labour law disputes.