Ritika Passi

Project Editor & Associate Fellow

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Ritika Passi is Project Editor and Associate Fellow at ORF. Her research focuses on issues of connectivity, security and development. She is currently working on the Belt and Road Initiative and the International North-South Transport Corridor. In an editorial capacity, she is in charge of ideating, coordinating and producing special projects. She oversees the Global Policy Journal-ORF series. She is the editor of the ORF Primer, which ran for two years, and co-editor of ORF Raisina Files 2017. 

Ritika graduated with a Masters in International Security from Sciences Po, Paris, France (summa cum laude). Her undergraduate degree is in Journalism and Mass Communication from Amity University, India.

Current Position(s)

  • Project Editor and Associate Fellow, ORF

Past Position(s)

  • Blog Editor, Project One Percent
  • Freelance Editor
  • Intern, Defense Leaders, Paris
  • Intern, ORF
  • Associate Researcher, Magoo Strategic Infotech


  • Masters, International Security, Science Po
  • Bachelors, Journalism and Mass Communication, Amity University

Language Fluency

  • French
  • Spanish (spoken)