Danielle Rajendram is a Policy Officer at the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade in Canberra. Previously, Danielle worked as a Research Associate in the International Security Program at the Lowy Institute for nternational Policy, where her work focused on Indian foreign and domestic policy, China-India relations and broader Asian strategic issues.
Danielle holds a Master of International Law from the Australian National University and a Bachelor of International Studies from the University of New South Wales, with a major in Asian Studies. During her undergraduate degree she spent a year studying international relations and Japanese language at Keio University in Tokyo.
Danielle participated as a delegate in the 2014 Australia India Youth Dialogue in Hyderabad and New Delhi, and has been a member of the Steering Committee since 2015.