India’s Technology Information, Forecasting and Assessment Council (TIFAC) represents India and its scholarly community at IIASA. TIFAC has established a national committee for the India–IIASA Programme to oversee research collaborations and capacity-building activities between the Indian research community and IIASA.
Main areas of collaborations:
Improving land, soil, and water management in India
Energy and climate change modeling
Increasing India’s resilience to natural disasters
Projecting India’s demographic changes
Managing India’s forests for the future
Smart ways to clean up India’s air
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14 August 2023
IIASA Director General's mission to India: paving the way for sustainable growth and collaborative partnerships
08 August 2023
06 June 2023
10 August 2022 New Delhi
06 January 2022 Virtual, New Delhi
19 September 2023
Engaging communities in resilience planning: Insights from the Zurich Flood Resilience Alliance learning event
IIASA researchers Teresa Deubelli-Hwang and Jung Hee Hyun share insights from a decade of collaborating on fostering flood resilience in communities around the world following a recent Zurich Flood Resilience Alliance learning event.
26 June 2023
23 June 2023
Chandel, R.S., Kanga, S., Singh, S.K., Ðurin, B., Oršulić, O.B., Dogančić, D., & Hunt, J. (2023). Assessing Sustainable Ecotourism Opportunities in Western Rajasthan, India, through Advanced Geospatial Technologies. Sustainability 15 (14) e11473. 10.3390/su151411473. Hagen, I., Allen, S., S.Bahinipati, C., Frey, H., Huggel, C., Karabaczek, V., Kienberger, S., Mechler, R. , Menk, L., & Schinko, T. (2023). A reality check for the applicability of comprehensive climate risk assessment and management: Experiences from Peru, India and Austria. Climate Risk Management e100534. 10.1016/j.crm.2023.100534. (In Press) DeFries, R., Liang, S., Chhatre, A., Davis, K.F., Ghosh, S., Rao, N. , & Singh, D. (2023). Climate resilience of dry season cereals in India. Scientific Reports 13 (1) e9960. 10.1038/s41598-023-37109-w. Moradhvaj, M., Yildiz, D. , & K.C., S. (2023). The Role of Maternal Education in Reducing Excess Deaths among Girls in India. IIASA Working Paper. Laxenburg, Austria: WP-23-006 K.C., S. & Moradhvaj, M. (2023). Impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the age-sex pattern of COVID-19 deaths in India. Asian Population Studies 1-20. 10.1080/17441730.2023.2193077. Moradhvaj, M. & K.C., S. (2023). Differential impact of maternal education on under-five mortality in rural and urban India. Health & Place 80 p. 102987. 10.1016/j.healthplace.2023.102987.