Experts & Staff

WRI brings together nearly 1,900 staff and experts who are leaders in their fields. Their work spans topics such as food and land use, energy, cities, economics, finance, governance and more. Our staff and researchers work globally and in 12 focus countries to meet people’s essential needs, to protect and restore nature, and to stabilize the climate and build resilient communities.

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Program Experts & Staff

Nambi Appadurai

Director, Climate Resilience Practice, WRI India

Subrata Chakrabarty

Associate Program Director, Climate, WRI India

Yanan Deng

Project Operations Manager, Sustainable Transition Center, WRI China

Yanan Deng

Arpan Golechha

Senior Project Associate, WRI India

Arpan Golechha.

Zhuohui Huang

Research Analyst , Sustainable Transition Center, WRI China

Zhuohui Huang

Ulka Kelkar

Executive Director, Climate, WRI India

Amit Kumar

Senior Fellow, Climate Program, WRI India

Amit Kumar

Haigang Pei

Research Assistant, Sustainable Transition Center, WRI China

Haigang Pei

Apoorva R

Manager, Climate Program, WRI India

Apoorva R.

Wei Wang

Research Analyst, Sustainable Transition Center, WRI China

Wei Wang

Wenyi Xi

Research Associate, Sustainable Transition Center, WRI China

Wenyi Xi

Yajing Xin

Project Coordinator, Sustainable Transition Center, WRI China

Yaijing Xin

Daiyang Zhang

Research Analyst, Sustainable Transition Center, WRI China

Daiyang Zhang

Lianhui Zhang

Research Analyst, Sustainable Transition Center, WRI China

Lianhui Zhang.

Wenquan Zhang

Research Associate, Sustainable Transition Center, WRI China

Wenquan Zhang
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