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Roster of Experts

COLARP maintain a roster of experts, which consists of 30 specialists in various areas. Most of the experts have earned their degrees from some of the best Universities of the world and have accumulated vast knowledge in their fields. These experts offer their services upon COLARP’s request.

An overview of CVs of professionals consenting to work for COLARP on job assignment basis.
S. No Name Qualification Years of Experience Areas of Professional Interest
Social Science
1 Anita Ghimire Post Doc 15 Migration and Internally Displaced people
2 Bhim Prasad Subedi Ph.D, Continuity and Change in Population Movement in Nepal 32 Migration, Social inclusion/exclusion, livelihoods of women and the poor, Population and environment relations
3 Bimala Rai Ph.D Development Studies 22 Rural livelihoods and vulnerability mapping; Communication campaign and media advocacy ; Gender Responsive Policy and Planning/ Gender and inclusion budgeting; Livelihood and Social Inclusion Monitoring; Conflict Sensitive Development/ Safe and Effective Development in Conflict
4 Ganesh Gurung Ph.D. (Sociology) Above 22 years Migration and Socio-economic Studies
5 Ganga Parajuli Masters  in Natural Resources Management and Sustainable Agriculture; Masters in Anthropology 19 Project design, Land rights, Policy engagement ,  agriculture production system , organic farming ,  micro credit/ income generation, livelihoods,  MDG monitoring, community forestry, Farmers’ cooperative , Gender and inclusion, Democracy and governance, Community development, basic education and literacy, water and sanitation
6 Jagat Basnet  Masters in Sociology 24 Land Issues
7 Kailash N. Pyakuryal Ph.D, Sociology 45 Natural resource management and comparative research; evaluation, poverty research, farming systems research, institution building, human resource development
8 Siddhi Manandhar Masters in Rural Development 20 Livelihood of marginal people, Rural development, rural urban linkage, migration
9 Suresh Dhakal Masters in Anthropology 17 Traditional Groups: Rural Social Organizations, Participatory Rural Appraisal Training; Conservation Anthropology
Natural Resource
1 Binayak R. Rajbhandari Ph.D., Sustainable Agriculture Above 22 years Bio-intensive farming system and sustainable agriculture and rural development, Human rights, Social justice
2 Bishnu Raj Upreti Ph.D, Conflict Management in Natural Resources: A Study of Land, Water and Forest Conflict in Nepal 32 Personnel management, Strategic planning, Projects design, implementation, monitoring and evaluation, Natural resource management, Rural development,  Gender mainstreaming, Conflict analysis and management, Poverty assessment, Social policy analysis, Renewable energy issues, Action research, Institution Development and Seminar Facilitation
3 Devendra Chapagain Ph.D, Land Resources 36 Land Resources, Planning, Impact and Socio-economic Studies
4 Ganga Parajuli Masters  in Natural Resources Management and Sustainable Agriculture; Masters in Anthropology 19 Project design, Land rights, Policy engagement ,  agriculture production system , organic farming ,  micro credit/ income generation, livelihoods,  MDG monitoring, community forestry, Farmers’ cooperative , Gender and inclusion, Democracy and governance, Community development, basic education and literacy, water and sanitation
5 Hem Raj Paudyal Masters in Agriculture 27 Microfinance, microenterprise development sustainable livelihood and natural resource management
7 Kabin Maharjan Masters in Human and Natural Resource Studies 6 Land tenure, Migration, climate change, qualitative research, community forestry and gender.
 8  Mahendra Sapkota  Ph.D, Contested Rural Development  5 Social movement research, and studies on land and rural livelihood 
9 Kala Wati Rai Masters in Human and Natural Resource Studies 5 Social and Environmental Activities
10 Lisha Shrestha Masters in Human and Natural Resource Studies 9 Research oriented work in natural resource management,                                         land and conflict
11 Mahima Neupane Masters in Human and Natural Resource Studies 4 Land and conflict
12 Nripal Adhikari Masters in Human and Natural Resource Studies 8 Resettlement, Sustainable Infrastructure development, Indigenous Knowledge, Land Rights, Climate Change and Adaptation
13 Purna Nepali Ph.D Land, Livelihood and Social Conflict (Ongoing) 12 Land, Agrarian Society, Livelihood, Gender
14 Roshna Maharjan Masters in Human and Natural Resource Studies 6 Environment, Climate Change and Disaster Risk Reduction; Peace and Conflict Transformation
15 Samana Adhikari Masters in Human and Natural Resource Studies 2 Environmental issues
16 Shristee Singh Masters in Human and Natural Resource Studies 5 Land and Livelihood issues, Poverty, Migration, Environment, Gender and Women Empowerment, Natural Resource Management, Peace and Conflict; Sustainable development
17 Sulava Piya Masters in Human and Natural Resource Studies 3 Social Work, Adventure Tourism, Conflict, Migration
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18 Yamuna Ghale Masters in Ecological Agriculture 20 Research, policy advocacy and campaign on fight against poverty, inequality, and injustice; Analysis of Corporate globalization, trade and link to right to food/food sovereignty;  Gender justice and social inclusion; Conflict Sensitive Programme Management; Right to productive resources and Livelihoods specially of land; Intellectual Property Rights and Farmer’s Rights
Economics
1 Bhola Pokhrel Masters in Agricultural Economics 37 Economic Development, Agricultural Finance, Agricultural Marketing, Rural Development, Irrigation Management, Agricultural Project Planning, Monitoring and Evaluations Agricultural Project Planning, Monitoring and Evaluations
2 Keshav Acharya Ph. D. Comprehensive Examination in Economics 33 Banking, Macro-economics, Trade, Stock Exchange
3 Nirmala Adhikari Masters in Agricultural Economics 34 Rural development, poverty reduction including food security, land research, management & policy
4 Ramji Neupane Ph.D.,Regional and
Rural Development
Planning
Above 19 Agriculture, rural development, natural resources management, forestry, and conflict transformation and peace building
5 Sagar Raj Sharma Ph.D, International Development Economics 19 Economic Analysis, Human Dimensions of Development, Foreign Aid and Development, Human and Natural Resources Studies, Entrepreneurship Development
6 Shiva Sharma Ph.D, Economics 34 Economic analysis, Agriculture Development, Poverty, Gender, Child Labour, Food security, Macroeconomics and Empowerment, Land, Migration.