We are a youth-run think tank.

about us

WhatsApp Image 2022-01-04 at 4.23_edited.jpg

Center for Regional Research and Sustainability Studies undertakes conceptual, empirical and applied research with a motive to improve understanding of social and political issues and challenges mainly in the Global South. CRRSS is devoted to working for the awareness and implementations of United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. Our goal is to create awareness related to political justice, social issues through research and strategic studies, with continuous work in the area of development and research. The ambit and scope of work in this field are enormous, hence, CRRSS devotes their efforts towards 6 Goals, derived from the UNSDGs, pertaining to the urgent needs CRRSS aims to create social impact through engagement of youth on issues affecting our daily lives. CRRSS aim is to encourage voices from all quarters, geographies and genders, and seeks to lead and aid policy thinking towards building a strong community, striving towards a sustainable and equitable world. Our mandate is to conduct in-depth research, provide inclusive platforms and invest in young  leaders of tomorrow.

meet our team

Senior Advisors

prateek srivastava

Executive Director 

Senior Advisor - Inequalities 

Sasha M paul

WhatsApp Image 2020-07-28 at 00.10.01.jpeg

Senior Advisor - Rights and Partnership 

Aleefa Ahmed

Screen Shot 2020-09-26 at 11.30.33 PM.png

Senior Advisor- Gender Equality

Dyuti Sudipta

Dyuti S.jpg

Senior Advisor, Gender Equality

Sayan Dey

7d3caa_d1430cac4e83420e95a6a68b9b8bee64~mv2.jpg

Senior Advisor - Quality Education 

PRATIK PURSWANI

Photo - Pratik Purswani - Pratik Purswani.jpg

Senior Advisor- Peace and Conflict

BIBHUTI KACHHAP

Screen Shot 2020-09-26 at 11_30_55 PM_pn.png

Senior Advisor- Peace and Conflict

Peace and Conflict

Giovanna Giuriolo

WhatsApp Image 2021-05-22 at 18.02.55.jpeg

Advisor, Peace and Conflict 

Ari karp

1 (2) - Ari Karp.jpg

Advisor, Peace and Conflict 

Nikhila Kattamuri

AD9B5E54-D7CA-4876-895D-D82731575C46_1_201_a - Nikki Kattamuri.jpeg

Associate, Peace and Conflict 

Gender Equality

Kashyapi Ghosh

IMG_20191122_114621 (2) - Kashyapi Ghosh.jpg

Research Associate, Gender Equality

Sharan Kaur Hunjan

Snapchat-1506949591 - Sharan Kaur.jpg

Research Intern, Gender Equality

Swakshadip Sarkar

pp (2) - Swakshadip Sarkar.jpeg

Advisor, Gender Equality

Yashasvini Gupta

profile picture - Yashasvini Gupta.JPG.jpg

Research Intern, Gender Equality

Reducing Inequalities

Arunava Banerjee

34984700_1693857244014787_7042990047468978176_n - Arunava Bannerjee.jpg

Visiting Assistant - Reducing Inequalities

Sagnik Bhattacharya

Profile_Picture_Me - Sagnik Bhattacharya.jpg

Advisor - Reducing Inequalities

Arka Chakraborty

Screenshot_20220210-174135_Gallery - Arka Chakraborty.jpg

Visiting Assistant - Reducing Inequalities

Public Health

Aditi Rao

PXL_20201019_071229268.MP_Original (1) - Aditi Rao.jpg

Advisor, Public Health Mandate

Anshula Tiwari

Photo - Anshula Tiwari.jpg

Associate, Public Health Mandate

Yash Shroff

90348F6B-14D7-44D0-A45C-A3B02ED96E51 - Yash Shroff.jpeg

Research Associate, Public Health

Climate Action

Vidhi Gaur

IMG-20220210-WA0026 - Vidhi Gaur.jpg

Intern in Climate Action Mandate