Council on Energy, Environment and Water Integrated | International | Independent
Aakanksha Varma

Aakanksha Varma

Communications Associate

Part of the Outreach team, Aakanksha manages The Council’s social media accounts, works on newsletters and supports in writing content for the website. She also works with the Strategic Communications Lead to expand the scope of The Council’s digital communications.

Prior to joining The Council, Aakanksha interned at the Centre for Science and Environment, and the Centre for Civil Society in research and communications profiles.

She graduated from Lady Shri Ram College with a degree in English literature.

  • 3days she wears denim in a week
  • 5socks lost each winter
  • 15momos eaten each week
  • What I believe in


    It’s easy to see the beginnings of things, and harder to see the ends.


    Joan Didion

    What Others say


    Aakanksha is extremely intelligent, doesn’t believe in self-aggrandisement, and has no tolerance for illogical explanations. Often, you would find yourself challenging your hearing abilities trying to hear what she’s got to say.


    Manu Aggarwal

    Programme Associate