Amrita N Achanta

Amrita Narayan Achanta is currently working in TERI, the Energy and Resources Institute, New Delhi, as a Senior Visiting Fellow in the Earth Sciences and Climate Change Division.

TERI is an independent not-for-profit research institution working in the areas of energy, environment and sustainable development. She has done her BSc. Honours (Zoology), MSc.(Zoology) and BEd. from the University of Delhi and a MA (International Relations) from the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University, Boston. This is her second stint in TERI,having also worked from 1989-1997. While at TERI she was involved in policy research on climate change, the Climate Change Convention, the Biodiversity Convention, and trade and environment. During her tenure here, she has edited a book on climate change: The climate change agenda: An Indian Perspective.