Avantika Deb is a Research Assistant at the Observer Research Foundation, working on the Indo-Pacific & ASEAN Initiative, as well as the Japan Programme. Her core areas of interest include Japanese Foreign
She is associated with Neighbourhood Regional Studies Initiative - areas of research: India’s neighbourhood. She is currently part of the project ‘Proximity to Connectivity: India and its Eastern and South eastern Neighbours.
Urvashi is a Fellow at ORF, working on ORF's Global Governance and Climate & Development Initiatives. Her research focuses on southern partnerships for humanitarian and development assistance, India's role in global development
Pinak Chakravarty is a Distinguished Fellow with ORF's Regional Studies Initiative, where he oversees the West Asia Initiative, Bangladesh and selected ASEAN-related issues. He joined the ORF in October 2014.