Akshaya Ayyangar
Senior Research Associate

Akshaya Ayyangar has Master’s degree in Environmental Policy and Management from the University of Bristol, UK. She has around five years of experience in the urban development sector, specifically understanding governance, economic, socio-cultural, environmental and technology-related challenges in access to infrastructure (water, sanitation, housing and solid waste). Her research interests include, interaction between development, society and climate change, integrated water governance, water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) norms and their impacts on access, urban resilience and multi-hazard adaptation in urban and peri-urban areas.