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Dr. Fawzia Tarranum

Expert-Climate Change

 Dr. Fawzia Tarannum

Dr. Fawzia Tarannum is an Assistant Professor in the Coca-Cola Department of Regional Water Studies at the TERI School of Advanced Studies (TERI SAS), New Delhi. She is an interdisciplinary water professional with 22 years of experience in project management, teaching, research, and training.  She is the recipient of the Fulbright Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship and has spent a year in Cornell University, enhancing her skills in water governance. She is also an awardee of the University of Nairobi- IDRC Doctoral Research Grant. Prior to joining TERI SAS, she worked as General Manager- Sales at Cleantec Infra Private Limited, a company engaged in providing mechanized solutions for cleaning and dredging of shallow water bodies. She received her PhD in Water Science and Governance from TERI SAS and earned her undergraduate degree in Electrical Engineer from Aligarh Muslim University. Her research interests are Integrated Water Resources Management, Water Conservation, and Gender and Water Management. Dr. Fawzia is also a Climate Reality Leader and has conducted training programs on Water Conservation, Climate Change, Renewable Energy and Gender Equality, among others, for over 4000 students, teachers, and youth groups in India.