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Anjali Jaiswal, Senior Attorney, San Francisco

Anjali Jaiswal

Anjali I. Jaiswal is a senior attorney in the San Francisco office and works on the litigation team and India initiative. Her work focuses on litigation to protect the environment and NRDC’s new India initiative on increasing U.S. and India cooperation on climate change and energy. Prior to joining the San Francisco office, Anjali worked in NRDC’s Los Angeles Urban Program. In connection with her work at NRDC, Anjali was a fellow in the Fulbright Indo-American Environmental Leadership Program in 2005 based in New Delhi, India. Prior to joining NRDC, she clerked for U.S. Magistrate Louisa S. Porter in the Southern District of California. She is a graduate of the University of California’s Hastings College of Law.

Recent Posts

What Skills Are in Demand to Grow India's Solar Energy Market?

Posted February 5, 2016 by Anjali Jaiswal

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Co-authored by Meredith Connolly and Anjali Jaiswal Make in India conference logo harnesses solar power. © Make in India Momentum is building as India moves toward meeting its climate commitments and continues the rapid transformation into a global solar energy...continued

From Paris to Montreal: The Year for Climate Action

Posted January 21, 2016 by Anjali Jaiswal

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Guest Post by Bhaskar Deol in New Delhi The end of 2015 was marked with two giant leaps taken towards addressing global climate change. In December in Paris, countries came to a historic climate change agreement including emission reduction commitments...continued

Clearing the Air in India's Polluted Cities

Posted January 14, 2016 by Anjali Jaiswal

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Guest Blog by Nehmat Kaur, NRDC India Representative India has taken two big steps toward a cleaner future for its cities. Last week, an inter-ministerial group headed by India's Ministry of Road Transport and Highways, unanimously decided that India's vehicles...continued

Paris Climate Agreement Explained: India Focus

Posted December 12, 2015 by Anjali Jaiswal

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Co-authored by Meredith Connolly and Anjali Jaiswal The world took a huge step toward building strong climate action by finalizing a landmark climate agreement in Paris. After a marathon of over two weeks of negotiations in Paris, and years in...continued

5 Reasons Why India Is Taking Action on Climate at the Paris Climate Summit

Posted December 11, 2015 by Anjali Jaiswal

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Co-authored by Meredith Connolly and Anjali Jaiswal "India will have an agreement tomorrow that will be good for the Indian people." ~ Prakash Javadekar, Minister of State for Environment, Forests and Climate Change, at the COP21 India Pavilion valedictory session,...continued

Countries Push Toward a Global Climate Agreement in Waning Hours of Paris COP21

Posted December 10, 2015 by Anjali Jaiswal

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Co-authored by NRDC's Nehmat Kaur, Meredith Connolly & Anjali Jaiswal In the final push to secure an achievable and durable climate agreement in Paris, country negotiators are working hard to reach consensus on strong mitigation and adaptation action to curb...continued

City Resilience Toolkit Offers Urban Heat Solutions to Fight Climate Change

Posted December 8, 2015 by Anjali Jaiswal

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Co-authored by Meredith Connolly, NRDC Climate and Energy Attorney As the world gathers for a final week in Paris to hammer out an international climate pact, groups around the globe are calling for real action to address the threat of...continued

Paris Climate Negotiations: Insights From India's Lead Negotiator

Posted December 4, 2015 by Anjali Jaiswal

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Co-authored by NRDC's Sameer Kwatra and Meredith Connolly As the international climate negotiations in Paris reach the halfway point, India's lead negotiator Additional Secretary Susheel Kumar of the Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change offered insights into India's negotiating...continued

India's Flooded City, Toxic Air Make Clear Why Climate Action Needed at Paris COP21

Posted December 4, 2015 by Anjali Jaiswal

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Co-authored by NRDC's Nehmat Kaur and Meredith Connolly "Poor people are more impacted by extreme weather. Adaptation & mitigation are equally important for us." ~ Susheel Kumar, Additional Secretary of the Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change (MOEFCC) at...continued

UN Climate Summit at Paris: Spotlight on International Action

Posted November 30, 2015 by Anjali Jaiswal

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As world leaders meet in Paris for the opening day of the landmark UN Climate Summit, momentum is growing for greater international climate action. Citizens around the world are rallying and urging leaders to rise to the challenge of global...continued

Head Start in Paris: India Launches International Solar Alliance on Inaugural Day of Climate Talks

Posted November 30, 2015 by Anjali Jaiswal

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Co-authored by NRDC's Meredith Connolly, Nehmat Kaur, and Anjali Jaiswal Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and French President François Hollande, along with world leaders, launched the International Solar Alliance on the inaugural day of the U.N. Climate Summit in Paris...continued

Intersolar India: Solar Solutions to Scale Local Markets Ahead of Paris Climate Summit

Posted November 20, 2015 by Anjali Jaiswal

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Guest blog by Nehmat Kaur & Meredith Connolly, NRDC India Initiative With the climate change negotiations in Paris just two weeks away, the world's biggest economies have made bold pledges to reduce carbon emissions and accelerate clean energy solutions. The...continued

Getting Closer to Phasing Down Hydrofluorocarbons Under the Montreal Protocol: Early Updates from Dubai

Posted November 3, 2015 by Anjali Jaiswal

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Guest blog by Nehmat Kaur and Bhaskar Deol Climate change is a "top threat" to India's economy, according to key Modi government officials. India and countries around the world have an immediate opportunity to take action to reduce the climate...continued

Scaling Heat Resilience Plans as Temperatures Rise in Indian Cities of Ahmedabad and Nagpur

Posted October 30, 2015 by Anjali Jaiswal

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Guest Blog by Amee Raval, NRDC India Climate Intern Some Persian Gulf cities may be so hot that they are unlivable by 2100 as global temperatures continue to rise due to greenhouse gas emissions, according to an alarming new study....continued

Creating a Skilled Workforce to Scale Up Clean Energy in India

Posted October 30, 2015 by Anjali Jaiswal

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Guest Blog by Kanika Chawla and Neeraj Kuldeep of the Council on Energy, Environment and Water (CEEW), a New Delhi-based think tank who partners with NRDC to advance renewable energy in India As Prime Minister Narendra Modi stated in San...continued

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