Riddhima is a senior at Yale College majoring in ethics, politics and economics. Having lived in four different countries, Riddhima's involvement in sustainability and climate policy has taken her from Costa Rican forests with National Geographic to COP21 in Paris. She has been involved in projects with the Yale Center for Business and Environment, Poverty Action Lab at MIT and the United Nations.
A rising young voice on environmental issues, she has been quoted in The Guardian, UNFCCC, The Times of India and GreenBiz among others. She is interested in building public-private partnerships to catalyze climate action and has already played an advisory role for several small island developing nations. At Yale, she is involved with the International Relations Association, the World Fellows Program and the Equestrian Team. In the future, she hopes to play a key role in shaping India's environmental future.