Seema Mundoli is a faculty at Azim Premji University. Her research focuses on the role of nature in Indian cities in addressing the challenges of environmental sustainability and social justice. Her recent co-authored books (with Harini Nagendra) include “Cities and Canopies: Trees in Indian Cities” (Penguin India), and the children’s books “So many leaves” (Pratham Books), and “Where have all our gunda thopes gone?” (Azim Premji University).