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WRI established its India office in 2011. We work with leaders in business, government, and civil society to expand clean energy development, combat climate change, and develop sustainable transport solutions. Learn more about our work in India. Visit the WRI India website.

India ratified the Paris Agreement on October 2, the birthday of Mahatma Gandhi. To date, 62 countries representing 51.89% of global emissions have joined the Paris Agreement. Fifty-five countries representing 55% of global emissions must join before the pact enters into force. Track progress on WRI's Paris Agreement Tracker.

Following is a statement from Manish Bapna, Executive Vice President and Managing Director of World Resources Institute:

Sonal Karia

Senior Project Associate – Operations, WRI India

Sonal is a Senior Project Associate – Operations at WRI India, based in Mumbai. She manages the organisational budgets, payroll and other administrative functions for the India centre.


Vishal Ramprasad

Senior Project Associate

Vishal works with the Urban Innovation team as a Senior Project Associate. He leads the open data effort and works at the nexus of transit agencies, entrepreneurs and investors. He studies how...

Tanuka Mukherjee

Associate - Marketing and Communications, WRI India

As Marketing and Communications Associate for WRI India, Tanuka is responsible for maintaining content for WRI India web and digital assets, telling the story of WRI India across a variety of...

WASHINGTON (June 7, 2016)-Prime Minister Modi and President Obama today released a new U.S.-India Joint Announcement on Climate and Clean Energy. The statement includes developments on a number of climate and energy related issues, including the Paris Agreement, Montreal Protocol and clean energy. This builds on previous announcements by the two countries last year.

Following is a statement by Andrew Steer, President and CEO, World Resources Institute:

Spreading good adaptation practices to achieve adaptation success at scale.


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