UK Based Indian student leader Riddi Viswanathan, who is a graduate from the University of Manchester, has been awarded Global
International Education Award 2020 for her contributions towards diverse student communities, particularly for her vital role
in the campaign and addressing hate crime in UK Universities.Riddi has held leadership positions in the UK as the former diversity
officer and the First full-time International Students’ Officer at the University of Manchester Students’ Union. She has also been
elected as the Overseas Representative 2019-20 for the National Union of Students (NUS) UK, where she has been the first Indian to
represent over 400,000 overseas students from over 192 countries in the UK.