Job Description

Amit Mitra is a New Delhi based independent researcher trained in Economics, Statistics and Anthropology.  For more than three decades he has been involved in the development sector. He has a wide experience of working with marginalised agrarian communities, tribes, gender and education. Informal sector labour markets, farming, forests, natural resources, governance and adaptations to climate change are other areas of his interest. As an international developmental consultant he is much sought after for his incisive need assessment and impact assessment studies. Previously he was on the faculty of the Centre of Science and Environment, New Delhi and the Centre for Social Studies, Surat.