Experts & Staff

WRI brings together 1,400 experts and other staff in working in seven programs: food, forests, water, energy, cities, climate and the ocean and four centers of excellence for business, economics, finance and equity. Our staff and researchers work globally to produce data-based solutions that generate real change on the ground.

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Program Experts & Staff

Varun Agarwal

Senior Project Associate, Climate, WRI India

Varun Agarwal

Nambi Appadurai

Director, Climate Resilience Practice, WRI India

Pandora Batra

Strategic Engagement Manager, Climate Program / WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Subrata Chakrabarty

Senior Manager, Climate, WRI India

Ayesha Dinshaw

Manager, Climate Resilience, WRI India

Chirag Gajjar

Head Subnational Climate Action, WRI India

Ashwini Hingne

Manager, Climate, WRI India

Ulka Kelkar

Director – Climate, WRI India

Eliza Northrop

Senior Associate, Policy Lead – Sustainable Ocean Initiative

Namitha Vivek

Country Engagement Project Coordinator, NDC Partnership

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