Rajarshi DasguptaSenior Policy Researcher
Institue for Global Environmental Strategies, JAPAN
Dr. Rajarshi DasGupta is currently serving as senior policy researcher in the domain of Natural Resource and Ecosystem Services at the Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES), Japan. He holds diverse research interests in the field of landscape ecology and planning, including Ecosystem based Disaster Risk Reduction (Eco-DRR), spatial quantification of ecosystem services, land change simulation, development of socio-ecological scenarios, participatory conservation and social forestry. Particulalry, he has worked extensively with mangrove communities in Asia-Pacific, especially, in India, Bangladesh and Myanmar, in multiple technical and administrative capacities, He also worked as a Lead Author (LA) for IPBES Asia-Pacific Regional Assessment Report.
Asia-Pacific Assessment-Lead author
Sustainable use-Lead author