Prajna Ravindra Beleyur

Associate - Academics & Research | pbeleyur at iihs dot ac dot in


2018    MSc, Urban Policy and Governance, Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai

2016    BSc, Christ University, Bangalore




Countries: India
States: Karnataka, Maharashtra
Cities: Bengaluru, Mumbai
Languages: English, Kannada, Hindi

Prajna has a Master’s in Urban Policy and Governance from Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai. Among other areas, she is also interested in understanding neighbourhood histories and urban cultures. Internships at organisations like Fields of View, SELCO Foundation and NIAS have helped her hone her research skills.


At IIHS, Prajna supports the Economy and Infrastructure themes of the GCRF-PEAK project.

Other writing

  • Grafton, Q., Gupta, J., Revi, A., Mazzucato, M., Okonjo-Iewala, N., Rockström, J., Shanmugaratnam, T., Aki-Sawyerr, Y., Bárcena Ibarra, A., Cantrell, L., Espinosa, M. F., Ghosh, A., Ishii, N., Jintiach, J. C., Qui, B., Ramphele, M., Urrego, M. R., Serageldin, I., Damania, R., … Réalé, I. (2023). The what, why and how of the world water crisis: Global Commission on the Economics of Water phase 1 review and findings.
  • Beleyur, P. R., & Ajaykumar, S.  (2022, December 26). Introducing geospatial technology in industrial water management. Observer Research Foundation.