Varun Panickar

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Associate – Legal & Regulation
vpanickar at iihs dot ac dot in

M.P.P, National Law School of India University, Bangalore;
LL.M, University of Pune, Pune;
B.A., LL. B (Hons) School of Law, Christ University, Bangalore.


Varun’s primary research interests include understanding the nature of and processes involved in land governance in India. He seeks to tie his primary research work with the broader issue, concerning the centrality of land to social policy in the global south.

He has previously worked on research projects focussed on the management of water and sanitation resources in urban and rural settings.