Sushant Naidu is a first-year M.A. candidate at Seton Hall’s School of Diplomacy and International Relations. He is specializing in International Law and Human Rights. He is a human rights defender and lobbied UN missions to support the mandate of the IE on SOGI in 2016. In addition to the United States, his activism has led him to work on LGBTQI rights in India, Thailand, Vietnam, and Hong Kong. He is an Associate Editor at the Journal of Diplomacy and International Relations and his work has been published in the Huffington Post and the Elephant journal.