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Ruhi Deol

Ruhi Deol, M.A. (Sociology), M.A. (Human Geography)

Research Associate


Rachel Carson Center
Leopoldstr. 11a, 2. OG, 233
80802 Munich

Room: 233
Phone: +49 (0) 89 / 2180 - 72355

Ruhi Deol completed a Bachelor and Master of Arts in Sociology from Delhi University in 2007, before working in India's environment and development sector for five years. She completed a second Master of Arts in Human Geography from King's College London in 2013, with a thesis focusing on women's empowerment in agriculture in the Himalayan foothills. For the past two years, she has been working with the Sustainable Business Institute (SBI) in Germany on a UNEP project targeting financial institutions and climate change adaptation. She joined the Environment & Society Portal team as a Research Associate in June 2016.

Dissertation project: "Sun, sea, sand, susceptibilities: Adaptive capacities amongst agricultural and fisher households in the Andaman Islands, India" (pdf, 14,4KB)