Bhanu Joshi, 25, is a governance, political economy and foreign affairs enthusiast who combines journalism, research and community work to advance an understanding of India in the world. He graduated from University of Delhi in 2010 and has attended summer schools ranging from statistical techniques in political science to youth leadership.
In 2010, Bhanu founded Youth for Policy & Dialogue, India’s First Think Tank of young people which aims at getting young Indians into mainstream public policy. He heads the International Relations and Youth Policy Initiative of the organisation. The organisation has carved a niche for itself within two years of its creation.
Bhanu currently works at the Centre for Policy Research (New Delhi) where he works on the questions of urban politics in India along with studies on implementation of the 74th Amendment.