Renu Modi Director, Centre for African Studies, University of Mumbai
Renu Modi is a senior Lecturer and former Director of the Centre for African Studies, University of Mumbai. She received her Ph.D. from the School of International Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi.
Her recent books Beyond Relocation: the Imperative of Sustainable Resettlement ( ed, Sage, 2009) are; South- South Cooperation: Africa on the Centre Stage ( Palgrave Macmillan, UK, 2011)and Agricultural Development and Food Security in Africa: The Impact of Chinese, Indian and Brazilian Investments (Co-ed with Dr. Fantu Cheru, 2013), Zed Books, London.
Dr. Modi has also served as the social development consultant with the Inspection Panel of the World Bank.