Bhargavi Nagendra currently works at Public Affairs Centre (PAC), Bangalore, as a Programme Officer in the Environmental Governance Group. Bhargavi holds a masters degree in Environmental Studies and Resource Management from TERI University, Delhi. Her current role at PAC involves conducting evidence based research addressing issues related to environmental governance. Her major responsibilities encompasses evaluating policies, carrying out climate impact assessments and developing dialogue platforms for facilitating collective citizen action. Waste management, climate change, sustainable livelihoods and food security are her areas of interest. She has previously worked on bio- medical waste management in Bangalore for the dissertation in her undergraduate programme.