Jhoomar Mehta


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Jhoomar Mehta is a researcher with ORF. She tracks India's development partnerships and security concerns.

Jhoomar represented India at the UN Youth Assembly in 2017, and was part of the Indian delegation to the Foreign and Commonwealth Office to the United Kingdom.

Her current research explores policy and governance in India.

Current Position(s)

Global Outreach Director, Global Youth

Past Position(s)

  • Policy and Research Analyst, Office of Anurag Singh Thakur, Member of Parliament and IT Committee Chairman
  • Foreign Policy Intern, Brookings India
  • Policy Intern, PPR Division, Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India


BA History, Lady Shri Ram College for Women, University of Delhi

Language Fluency

  • Hindi
  • English
  • German (beginners knowledge)