Amit works as a Research Associate with Pahle India Foundation (PIF). He has completed his Master’s in Water Policy and Governance from Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai, and a Bachelor of Engineering in Computer Sciences and Engineering from SRTM University. He has previously worked with various organizations at a managerial level, during which time he spearheaded multiple projects which cut across Natural Resources Management, Water Conservation, Sanitation, Natural Farming, etc. His research interests include soil and water conservation, water economics, agriculture, climate change, public policy, Amit Deshmukh can be reached at