Prarthana Borah joined CDP in December 2021 as India Director.
She brings over two decades of experience in strategy planning, building networks and program leadership on diverse sustainability issues like climate change, air pollution and biodiversity conservation. She was previously the Country Director, India of Clean Air Asia, an international not-for-profit set up by the Asian Development Bank, World Bank and USAID responsible for expansion and positioning of the organisation strategically in India. Before this, Prarthana worked in the national institutes of Indian government ministries where she was involved in leading and implementing projects, capacity building/ training, communication, fund-raising initiatives and partnerships with private sector, stakeholders, civil society, and donors to influence policy and action. She holds a Master’s in Economics and is trained in Environmental Education.