Executive Committee

Dr. Ngamindra Dahal, Chairperson: Climate change adaptation & management
Vice-chairperson
Ms. Manisha Subedi, Secretary General Gender & disaster
Mr. Shiva Bahadur Bisangkhe, Treasurer Human rights & inclusion
Dr. Sudhindra Sharma, Executive Member Sociology & research
Mr. Sanjaya Adhikary, Executive Member WASH policy & governance
Mr. Tula Narayan Shah, Executive Member Water & civil rights

Professionals

Dr. Chiranjibi Bhattarai, Executive Coordinator: Law, policy & governance
Mr. Dipak Gyawali, Distinguished Fellow Cultural Theory & Political Economy
Dr. Mina Adhikari, Research Coordinator Disaster management
Mr. Govinda Sharma Pokharel, Senior Research Fellow: Hydrogeology & energy
Mr. Binod Sharma, Senior Research Fellow: Water & soil
Ms. Jagat Kumari Sharma, Admin & Finance Officer: Accounting & finance
Mr. Pratik Poudel, Research Associate Management economics
Ms. Kribina Pathak, Research Officer Environment & WASH
Ms. Sushma Tiwari, Research Associate Water & environment
Ms. Bhumika Thapa, Research Associate Springs & water quality
Ms. Ranjana Khadka, Admin Assistant Secretariat & logistics
Mrs. Mina Khadka, Office Assistant

Fellows

Dr. Ashok Pokharel, Senior Research Fellow: Atmospheric physics & meteorology
Ms. Jwala Pandey, Research Fellow Disaster risk reduction
Dr. Chandra Pandey, Senior Research Fellow: Disaster governance & policy
Dr. Sanjaya Acharya, Senior Research Fellow: Development economics & policy
Dr. Tara Prasad Sapkota, Senior Research Fellow: Environmental law & policy
Dr. Madhusudan Bhattarai, Senior Research Fellow: Development economics & water
Dr. Anup Gurung, Senior Research Fellow CC, water & agriculture
Dr. Govinda Basnet, Senior Research Fellow: Environment anthropology & water
Dr. Pratap Chhatkuli, Senior Research Fellow: Local governance & planning
Dr. An Bhandari, Senior Research Fellow: M & E & rural development
Dr. Nilhari Neupane, Senior Research Fellow: Applied economics & NRM
Mr. Deebraj Rai, Researcher: Disaster education
Mr. Raju Chauhan, Research Fellow
Mr. Dipesh Ghimire, Research Fellow Political sociology & anti-corruption
Mr. Rabin Sharma, Researcher: DRR, research & data

Researchers/Interns

Mr. Aadarsha Shahi, Research intern
Mr. Sandesh Manandhar, Research Intern