Debarshee Dasgupta is a Research Associate with CPR’s Transboundary Rivers, Ecologies, and Development Studies programme and the MoJS (Ministry of Jal Shakti) Research Chair- Water Conflicts and Governance. In this role, he researches various aspects of federal and inter-state governance of water in India. He is broadly interested in institutional aspects of water governance, river basin management, and environmental planning. He holds a master’s degree in Environmental Planning from CEPT University, Ahmedabad.
Debarshee also volunteers for Water Youth Network based in the Netherlands, where he is working on projects related to knowledge platforms for innovations in water management and youth engagement in water governance.