Fashion environmentalist Runa Ray puts the spotlight on South Asian innovators with a brand new podcast

THE ANGELS, April 5, 2022 / PRNewswire / – South Asian fashion environmentalist Runa Ray is the latest addition to the Radio Rukus Avenue Roster – Dash Radio’s exclusive South Asian radio station and the world’s first most listened to digital South Asian station. Runa Ray will host Fashion storiesa compelling podcast featuring fashion-changing, revolutionary and innovative women who are uplifting and sustaining the global South Asian fashion community.

This unique narrative of the show is powered by Fund for the impact of fashion, an NGO dedicated to supporting women entrepreneurs in the transformation of fashion for people and for the planet. The charity fund is committed to promoting women-led programs that leverage education as a transformative tool to evolve and fair, inclusive and regenerative fashion ecosystem.

“We are excited and proud to have it Runa Ray join us at Rukus Avenue Radio and I am personally inspired by its mission to highlight and support designers and entrepreneurs in the fashion sustainability space, “he says Anchal Chand, President of the Rukus Avenue Music Group. “Fashion Stories in partnership with Fashion Impact Fund has great potential to build communities, uplift the masses and spread awareness about the fashion industry: while offering tools and alternatives on how we can evolve the current system to ensure a brighter future” .

Through the journey of Fashion Stories, Runa Ray showcases the stories of incredible women who have made a difference in their respective fields of fashion and sustainability and the important role they play in the impact of change for the future of fashion and businesswomen, echoing the ethics of social justice and environmental.

Some of Ray’s exclusive interviews will feature prominent fashionistas and environmentalists from South Asian countries including Nepal, Pakistan, India, BangladeshAnd Sri Lanka. Some of the personalities include:

  • Afsana Ferdousifashion designer and founder, Afsana Ferdousi
  • Anuje Farhung, Designer, Creator, Educator and Founder, House of Farhung
  • Bandana Tewari, fashion journalist and sustainability activist
  • Huma AdnanCreative Director, FNK Asia
  • Josie MackenzieFounding Director, AMMA Natural Textiles
  • Lonali Rodrigo, Founder and Designer, Casa di Lonali
  • Madhu VaisnavFounder and Director, Institute for Philanthropy and Humanitarian Development e Sahel women
  • Mingma Sherpa, Founder, Paila shoes
  • Nawshin KahirCreative director, Spider crafts
  • Sorry JirelExecutive Director, Hatti Hatti

“I am absolutely thrilled to host Fashion stories on Rukus Avenue Radio and bring listeners into the world of sustainable fashion as experienced by changing women, “she says Runa Ray. “The show will share how we can act now to drive change and the role of fashion together in achieving a better world. Thanks to Fund for the impact of fashion for the opportunity to share this story “.

Designed for anyone with an affinity for South Asian culture, listeners of Rukus Avenue Radio can expect to be entertained, inspired and informed, especially with impactful social issues affecting the world we live in. Rukus Avenue Radio can be heard 24/7 through the Dash Radio App available on iOS, Android and Dash Radio is currently the largest fully original digital broadcaster in the world, with over 80 curator-supported stations and a monthly audience of over 10 million listeners.

Tune in April 5, 2022to 3pm PSTfor the world premiere of Fashion Stories hosted by Runa Ray on Rukus Avenue Radio and follow its program on a weekly basis every Tuesday at 3pm PST.

For more information on Fashion Stories, please visit: & Fashion Impact Fund

For the official website of Rukus Avenue Radio, visit

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