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Sam Downes is a Junior Fellow at Artha Global, a policy research and consulting organisation based in Mumbai and London. He spent most of his career in the British government in roles spanning long-term planning, implementation and government reform in a variety of policy areas, including in infrastructure and urban policy. At present, he works on urbanisation, cities and climate change at Artha’s Centre for Emerging Cities.
Sam has a Masters in Public Policy from Lee Kuan School of Public Policy in Singapore.
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While per capita emissions in global cities are significantly lower than the national average, large Indian cities like Delhi and Kolkata emit up to double the national average. Shah and Downes look a...