Bharath Jairaj

Bharath Jairaj is a Senior Associate at World Resource Institute and is part of the Electricity Governance Initiative (EGI). EGI works with civil society organisations and policy makers in developing countries to promote transparency, accountability, and public participation in the electricity sector.

Bharath has a law degree from the National Law School of India, a Masters in Public Policy from the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, Singapore and a Masters in Law from the National University of Singapore.

Content by Bharath Jairaj
  • Project

    Crowdsourcing to evaluate and improve electricity supply in Tanzania

    Tanzania faces energy access challenges and experiences issues with electricity unreliability in the form of frequent power deficits and blackouts. Based on 2012 figures, 6 power system blackouts caused a total outage duration of 20.3 hours. This translates to approximately 1 day of productivity and related economic losses per year. Companies and household enterprises...

    10 Nov 2016 | Ben Garside, Davida Wood, Bharath Jairaj, Sisty Basil