Rashmita Sarkar
02 Sep 2018

Sarkar’s tentative research title is “Women’s Responses to the Impacts of Climate Change with Particular Focus on Access to Water in Pamphok, Sikkim Himalaya”. Her study is part of HI-AWARE’s Research Component 2: “Socio-economic, Governance and Gender Drivers and Conditions Leading to Climate Vulnerability”.

She holds a Master’s degree in Geography from Sikkim University, with a post-graduate diploma in Tea Management. Her Master’s paper on ‘Gender and Space’ encouraged her to further her research on the same topic. Her research interests are women and social issues.