International Conference on

Understanding Climate Change and Enabling Climate Actions in the Hindu Kush Himalaya

Kathmandu, Nepal
11 - 13 April 2017

Aditi Mukherji

Dr Aditi Mukherji was a Senior Researcher at the International Water Management Institute (IWMI), based in Sri Lanka and then in India. She has published over 50 peer reviewed research papers, including two edited books by Taylor and Francis. She was the Associate editor of Hydrogeology Journal till 2011 and regularly peer reviews articles for journals including World Development, Economic and Political Weekly, Agricultural Water Management, Irrigation Science, Journal of Environmental Management, American Journal of Water Resources, Energy Policy, Transactions of the Institute of British Geographers, Ecological Economics among others. She is currently an executive committee member of the Permanent Consultative Committee on Groundwater set up by the GEF and FAO. In 2012, she was awarded the Inaugural Norman Borlaug award for Field Research and Application, endowed by the Rockefeller Foundation and given by the World Food Prize Foundation for her policy work in West Bengal, India. 

Dr Mukharji is a human geographer by training and has a PhD from Cambridge University, United Kingdom where she was a Gates Cambridge Scholar. She has an M.Phil in Planning and Development from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Bombay.