Shoma A. Chatterjee has been recently awarded for “consistency in writing on gender issues” by the UNFPA-Laadli Media Award for Gender Sensitivity 2009-10. The awards were bestowed at a glittering ceremony at Samanvay Bhavan, T.T. Nagar, Bhopal on April 14, 2010. The award consists of a trophy and a citation. The UNFPA-Laadli Award is given annually by Population First, a NGO that promotes everything to do with the girl child. It is funded by the United Nations Population Fund India.