I am an inquisitive being particularly interested in understanding policies governing natural resource management in India. Presently, I am engaged in knowing narratives in political ecology, indigenous resource rights, forest resource management and socio-economic-environment sustainability.
Supervisor(s) and panel members
• Mohammad, F. A., Sikka, A., Verma, S., Adhikari, D., M, S., & Santhosh, H. (2020). Convergence and Co-financing Opportunities for Climate-Resilient Water Management. New Delhi: Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH.
• Adhikari, D. (2020, January). Policy Review and Analysis Promoting Solar Powered Irrigation in India. IWRA (India) Journal, 9(1), 8-15.
Scholarships and fellowships
ANU HDR Fee Remission Merit Scholarship (2020)
ANU University Research Scholarship (2020)
2019-20: Research Consultant,International Water Management Institute (IWMI), New Delhi, India
2019: Junior Research Fellow, Central Himalayan Environment Association (CHEA), Uttarakhand, India
2019: Research Trainee, The Energy and Resource Institute (TERI), New Delhi, India
2018: Research Trainee, Keystone Foundation, Tamil Nadu, India
2016-17: Intern, National Human Rights Commision (NHRC), New Delhi, India
2016: Project Coordinator, Evelyn Learning Solutions Pvt Ltd, New Delhi, India
Crawford School of Public Policy
ANU College of Asia & the Pacific
J.G. Crawford Building No. 132
The Australian National University
Canberra ACT 2601 Australia