Gopal D. Patel

Gopal D. Patel

Gopal D. Patel

Gopal D. Patel serves as Director of the Bhumi Project, an international environmental initiative that is based at the Oxford Centre for Hindu Studies and works in partnership with the US-based non-profit GreenFaith. He has led campaigns to make temples in India environmentally friendly, conducted international trainings on climate change, and helped draft the 2015 Hindu Declaration on Climate Change. He serves as an Advisor to the Parliament of the World’s Religions, and on the Advisory Council of the United Nations Religion and Development Task Force. He is based in New York City.