Speaker's Profile

Sunil Tankha

Sunil Tankha teaches development policy at the International Institute of Social Studies of Erasmus University Rotterdam in the Netherlands. He holds a Ph.D in Economic Development from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and has lived and worked in South Asia, North and South America, and Europe. He is a specialist in policy reforms and public services delivery and is currently engaged in several research efforts focusing on policy and institutional analyses for adaptation to climate change. He also has a keen interest in mountain areas, and has studied and travelled extensively in all of the world’s major mountain ranges.