Navroz K Dubash is a Professor at the Centre for Policy Research who has been actively engaged in global and national debates on climate change, air quality, energy and water as a researcher, policy advisor and activist for over 25 years.
He was instrumental in establishing the global Climate Action Network in 1990, and has since written widely about climate politics, policy and governance. Navroz is currently Coordinating Lead Author on national and sub-national policies and institutions for the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, serves on the UNEP Emissions Gap Report Steering Committee, and has been a member of the Scientific Advisory Group for the UN Climate Action Summit in 2019. He has worked to inform and advise the Indian government on climate change, energy, air and water policy over the last decade, and serves on various policy committees in these areas, including the committee on a Long Term Strategy for Low Carbon Development for India.
He has written two books, edited ten volumes, and published more than 70 journal articles and book chapters. His most recent work is an edited book, India in a Warming World (Oxford University Press, 2019). In 2015 he was conferred the T N Khoshoo Memorial Award for his work on Indian climate change policy and the international discourse on global climate governance, and his recent paper was awarded the Emerging Nations Award for 2018 by the academic journal Environmental Research Letters.