Profile

NameDhanya.K
DesignationAssistant Professor
DepartmentEconomics
QualificationsM. A. Economics, B. Ed Social Science, Pursuing Ph.D
Area of SpecializationEconometrics, International Economics, Micro Economics
Achievements/Awards1.       2018-Travel grant from the Food & Agricultural Organisation - United Nations to present a paper at the 4th Climate Change Symposium from June 4-8, in Washington DC, United Sates of America.
2.        2017-Bursary for the 41st Annual conference of the Centre for Oceans Law and Policy- The Marine Environment and UN Sustainable Development Goal 14, sponsored by Center for Oceans Law and Policy, University of Virginia School of Law- United States of America and the Coordinating Ministry for Maritime Affairs of the Republic of Indonesia
3.        2016-Travel grant with full scholarship to present a paper at the Scoping Workshop on the Development of an Integrative Ocean Research Network”, during 4-5 December in Kiel, Germany hosted by UNESCO, Future Earth, Future Ocean – Kiel Marine Science & ICSU
4.        Elected as coordinator for region for the Sustainability Initiative in the Marginal Seas of South and East Asia, at University of Philippines, Philippines .
5.        UGC Minor Research Project “Poverty eradication and educational attainment among the excluded communities of Malabar Coast, Kerala”. An empirical assessment on the efficiency of microfinance approach (1.4 Lakhs)
6.       KSBB Minor Research Project ”Evaluation of Fisher’s Ecological Knowledge as a practical tool for coastal management” (2 lakhs)
Membership in International Bodies1.        International Society for Environmental Information Sciences - Canada : Member
2.        South Asian Network for Development and Environmental Economics : Member
3.        Sustainability Initiative In The Marginal Seas Of South And East Asia (SIMSEA-Philippines): Coordinator
Date of Joining1-1-2013
AddressKrishnasree,EzhuvathiruthiPO,Ponnani PO,Ponnani.679577
PhoneNil
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Emaildhanyakmes@gmail.com
PublicationsDhanya K (2017). “Effect of climate change on socio- economic conditions of fishermen – A tale from Kerala, India” In the proceedings of 4th Climate Change Symposium - The Effects of Climate Change on the World's Oceans, Washington DC, United Sates of America . p 168
Dhanya K (2017). The project Theeramythri – A panacea for the survival of marginalized fisher folks: A tale from the coasts of Kerala. In the proceedings of MESMAC international conference ‘Existence & Expression: Science, Philosophy and Art' Pp-309-313
Dhanya K (2016). The socio-economic issues of ocean depended communities. In the proceedings of Scoping Workshop on the Development of an Integrative Ocean Research Network”, Kiel, Germany, Page-29
Dhanya K (2016). The socio-economic status of fisher folks in Kerala: Shifts in the backdrop of climate change. In the proceedings of The Sustainability Initiative in the Marginal Seas of South and East Asia (SIMSEA) organised by ICSU and partners in Manila, Philippines, Pp-45-46
Dhanya (2015). Role of Self-help groups in Financial inclusion in the proceedings of National Seminar on “Financial Inclusion in Rural India” held at Govt. College Kodancherry,” Pp24-46
Presentations-International1.                    Presented a talk at the conference - Sustainability Initiative in the Marginal Seas of South and East Asia (SIMSEA) on ‘The socio-economic status of fisher folks in Kerala: Shifts in the backdrop of climate change’ organised by ICSU and partners in Manila, Philippines during 26th to 28th September 2016.