Hemakshi worked at BRAC in Bangladesh to create strategy and evaluation indicators for gender justice and diversity initiatives, which reduce violence and discrimination against women. These programs impact around 20 million people in the country, and engage citizens, civil society organizations and policy makers to change attitudes and create sustainable impact.
Hemakshi worked to create a unifying strategy for gender justice and diversity initiatives of BRAC, to bring gender equality at forefront of all initiatives. Using data and research, she developed indicators for some new programs which catalyze gender equality and reach 20 million people in urban slums of Bangladesh. Part of her work was to create execution plans which help various programs raise awareness and engage citizens and policy makers in reducing gender based discrimination and violence.