Prof. Dr. Renu Modi
Renu Modi is senior lecturer and former director of the Centre for African Studies at the University of Mumbai. Her research interests include international relations (with a special focus on Indian-South African relations), urban development and human rights. She is currently involved in a major research project on “Social Impact Assessment and Adaptation to Climate Change and Displacement: A case Study from India and East Africa.” The project is funded by the Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR).
- Modi, Renu, and Fantu Cheru, eds. (forthcoming 2013). Agricultural Development and Food Security in Africa: The Impact of Chinese, Indian and Brazilian Investments. London: Zed books.
- Modi, Renu, ed. (2011). South-South Cooperation: Africa on the Centre Stage. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.
- Modi, Renu (2011). “The Best and the Worst of the World Bank: Involuntary Resettlement and the Mumbai Urban Transport Project (MUTP), India.” Development 54(3). 400-406.
- Modi, Renu (2011). “Unbroken Continuity: The Birth of South Sudan.” Africa Quarterly 51(2). 44-50.
- Modi, Renu (2011). “Creating Possibilities, Delivering Values.” Africa Quarterly 51(1). 68-77.