Ms Taru Mehta is working as Fellow and Area Convener, School Outreach, Communication Outreach & Advocacy Unit with The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI), New Delhi. She is an Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) practitioner with over 10 years of professional experience. She has her forte in programme management, capacity building, and training programmes in the field for youth, both urban and rural, in the age group of 8–35 years.
She has been instrumental in developing training modules on water and sanitation, children's workbook on waste management and development of massive open online courses (MOOCs) on environmental issues to reach out to the target group in ESD domains. She has a PG degree in Business Management from the Institute of Rural Management.