Thiru Selvan

Assistant Professor

Working as full time Assistant Professor in the Department of Forestry and Biodiversity at Tripura University (A Central University), Agartala, Tripura, INDIA. Trained in forestry, has been working and researching in diverse areas of natural resource management with focus to ecology and environment for more than 15 years and published more than 30 peer reviewed papers. Been a field forester and trainer. Dr Selvan has also been awarded the IASc-INSA-NASI Summer Research Fellowship. He is a member of many renowned organizations. Currently, he is implementing project 'Conservation of Biodiversity and livelihood enhancement through Community based Forest Management and Ecotourism .....'.

Thiru is a member of the following Themes, Networks or Projects

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Community Based Adaptation

This theme aims to support and connect people working to empower communities to adapt to climate change and features monthly collaborative learning CBA forums.
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Adaptation Without Borders

Climate change – and adaptation to it – will occur in a globalized, hyper-connected world. 
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Cities and climate change

Views on trends, challenges, findings and case studies of cities adapting throughout the world.
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National Adaptation Planning

Designing robust, flexible adaptation strategies for national adaptation plans.
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Guidelines and tools for assessing the social and biophysical vulnerability to climate change.
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Governance, institutions and policy

Advancing new insights into good governance for sustainable development in the face of social and ecological change.
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