- Affiliation: University of Mumbai, India
Renu Modi is a Senior Lecturer and former Director (2008-2010) of the Centre for African Studies, University of Mumbai. She is a political scientist and has graduated from the Lady Shri Ram College for Women, Delhi University. She received her Ph.D. from the School of International Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi. Her recent books are, Beyond Relocation: the Imperative of Sustainable Resettlement (ed. Sage, New Delhi, 2009) and South- South Cooperation: Africa on the Centre Stage (ed. Palgrave Macmillan, United Kingdom, August 2011) she has published on issues of India-Africa economic relations from a historical as well a contemporary perspective in reputed journals. She has also served as the social development consultant with the Inspection Panel of the World Bank.
Books by Renu Modi
The Impact of Chinese, Indian and Brazilian Investments
Edited by Fantu Cheru, Renu Modi
The subject of food security and land issues in Africa has become one of increased importance and contention over recent years. In particular, the focus has shifted to the role new Global South donors–in particular India, China and Brazil–are playing in shaping African agriculture through their increased involvement and investment in the continent. Approaching the topic through the framework of South-South co-operation (SSC), this highly original volume presents a critical… (more information)