SNRE Links with India

SNRE Links with India


Training, (education), and Research for Realizing and Understanding Sustainability Transformations

Arun Agrawal, Professor, SNRE

Through the support of OBAMA-SINGH 21ST CENTURY KNOWLEDGE INITIATIVE.  Professor Agrawal's proposal will strengthen exchange relations and ties between U.S. and Indian universities and research faculty, create greater awareness of problems of resource degradation, and initiate exchange visits involving younger and more senior faculty members.  Exchange visitors under the proposed project will be housed as needed in Professor Agrawal’s research space in SNRE. 


Contacts in India:

  • Jagdeesh V Puppala,

Foundation for Ecological Security, NDDB Campus, Anand, Gujarat, India 388001

  • Harini Nagendra

Ashoka Trust for Research in Ecology and the Environment (ATREE), Royal Enclave, Srirampura, Jakkur Post, Bangalore 560064, India. Phone: +91 80 23635555; 

Fax: +91 80 23530070; Email:

Sony Pellissery

Institute of Rural Management, Anand, Gujarat India 388001. Phone: +91 2692 - 221626; 

Fax: +91 2692 260188; Email:

Other contacts in Environmental Studies in India:

Mahesh Rangarajan was a speaker at the Trehan “ Environment of India” Conference, in March 2012.

Mahesh Rangarajan is Director of the Nehru Memorial Museum and Library and Professor of Modern Indian History at the University of Delhi. He is an environmental historian, a political commentator and analyst.