Kavita Rai

Specialist areas

  • Renewable energy
  • Rural electrification
  • Capacity development (including capacity needs assessment)
  • Social development (including larger renewables)
  • Financing for off-grids
  • Entrepreneurship development
  • Monitoring and evaluation


  • PhD in Development Studies
  • Certificate, Projects and Management
  • MPhil, Social and Cultural Anthropology
  • MSc, Anthropology
  • Visiting Research Fellow, Princeton Environmental Institute
  • Certificate, Social Development