Unnikrishnan Nair

Mr. Unnikrishnan Divakaran Nair based in New Delhi, India, is the GGGI India Program Lead.

UnniKrishnan is responsible for facilitating the strategic delivery and execution of GGGI initiatives in India. He was previously managing the climate finance and natural resource management vertical of GIZ in India and has also served the UN climate change secretariat (UNFCCC) at Bonn. UnniKrishnan is a development professional with over 15 years of experience in the areas of Climate Change Adaptation & Mitigation Project Development and Implementation, Policies on Climate Finance, International Accreditation to Climate Funds including the Green Climate Fund (GCF) and expert in climate vulnerability and livelihood issues in Agriculture, Water, Fisheries, Animal Husbandry & Forestry in the Rural Development Context of India and Least Developed Countries (LDCs).

Worked with a range of organizations from the civil society to community-based organizations to private sector, bilateral and multilateral agencies.