Arkaja Singh is a Fellow at CPR and is currently responsible for managing a programme on sanitation. Her current research is focused on the role of law and regulation for inclusive water and sanitation. She leads and manages research on various aspects of non-network sanitation, informal service provision, and its institutional and socio-economic dimensions.
She is an expert in urban governance and policy, low-income informal settlements and has previously carried out research, advisory and programme implementation work for various state and local government agencies, and for the World Bank, the Department for International Development (DFID) and the Asian Development Bank (ADB).
Singh is a lawyer by training, and is an alumnus of the National Law School of India University, Bangalore and the University of London.