Anjal Prakash

Research Director and Adjunct Associate Professor, Bharti Institute of Public Policy – Indian School of Business (ISB)

Dr. Anjal Prakash is Research Director and Adjunct Associate Professor in the Bharti Institute of Public Policy at the Indian School of Business (ISB), Hyderabad India. Before joining ISB, he was Associate Professor in the Department of Regional Water Studies at the TERI School of Advanced Studies, New Delhi, India. Amongst his many books are: The Dark Zone: Groundwater Irrigation, Politics and Social Power in North Gujarat, Orient Longman (2005); Interlacing Water and Health: Case Studies from South Asia, Sage (2012); Informing Water Policies in South Asia, Routledge (2014); Gender Issues in Water and Sanitation Programmes: Lessons from India, Sage (2015); and Periurban Water Security Issues in South Asia (2016), Oxford University Press (2016). A graduate of the Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS), Mumbai, India and the Wageningen University and Research, the Netherlands, he has worked in the area of water and climate change for over two decades, focusing on policy research, advocacy, capacity building, knowledge management, networking and implementation of large-scale and multi-country development projects in South Asia.