Speaker Details

Bahar Dutt


Award winning journalist Bahar Dutt is considered as one of the foremost voices for the environment in India. She is trained as a conservation biologist- and has worked as an Environment Editor with India’s leading English newschannel CNN-News18 and has won over 12 national and international awards for her reportage on green issues. She was selected for Al Gore’s live broadcast in Paris 2015 and has also been featured in his recent film on climate change. She is the author of the book ‘Green Wars- Dispatches from a Vanishing World by Harper Collins and has been featured in Vogue India and Verve Magazine along with running a highly successful column for Hindustan Times Mint newspaper. Ms Dutt has handled projects for several UN agencies such as UNDP India and UN Environment in Bangkok. She is the author of the book Rewilding India with Oxford University Press.