Prabha Roy holds a Post Graduate degree in City Planning from IIT Kharagpur, and Graduate degree in Architecture from Jadavpur University, Kolkata. Currently she is working as a Research Associate at the National Institute of Urban Affairs for a project called Building Accessible, Safe & Inclusive Indian Cities. Her role is to develop urban innovative strategies to support and facilitate technical assistance to smart cities on transforming urban areas as accessible, inclusive and safe for all.
She has been involved in managing and implementing projects funded by multilateral agencies e.g., World Bank, ADB, USAID, FCDO, etc. Over the last six years, Prabha has worked on multiple projects related to Inclusive Cities, WASH improvement, Infrastructure Improvement, Smart Solutions, Blue-Green Infrastructure, Housing and Slum Redevelopment, Inclusive Tourism, Riverfront Development, etc. at planning, design and implementation stage. She has hands-on experience of working on a wide array of urban issues and formulation of innovative strategies/framework in consultation with the national/sate/city level stakeholders.