Radha Kumar Former Director General, Delhi Policy Group.
Radha Kumar is Director of the Mandela Centre for Peace and Conflict Resolution at Jamia Millia Islamia University, India and trustee of the Delhi Policy Group. Formerly Senior Fellow in Peace and Conflict Studies at the Council on Foreign Relations in New York (1999-2003), she is currently a member of CSCAP India, and on the board of the UN Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR).
Dr Kumar’s books include Making Peace with Partition (Penguin: 2005); Divide and Fall? Bosnia in the Annals of Partition (Verso: 1997); and A History of Doing: Movements for Women’s Rights and Feminism in India, 1900-1990 (Kali for Women and Verso: 1993). Her articles have been published in Foreign Affairs, the World Policy Journal, the Brown Journal of World Affairs, Feminist Review, Indian Economic and Social History Review, Economic and Political Weekly and Seminar. She is a frequent OpEd contributor to The Indian Express, DNA and other Indian newspapers. She had edited or authored roughly 30 reports, of which the most recent are Delhi Policy Group publications, Frameworks for a Kashmir Settlement (2007, 2006); Peace-Building: European and Indian Views (2007); and Peace Agreements and After (2006).