Dr. Madan Koirala

Dr. Koirala is Emeritus professor at Department of Environmental Science, Tribhuvan University. His area of expertise are Mountain Environment, Biodiversity and Climate Change. He received his PhD degree in Environmental Science, from Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India. He has authored 6 Books; Book Chapters 8; Journal articles about 20; periodicals and popular articles; reviewers of 10 + journals (both national and international) and Editor in Chief of Journal of Environmental Science Nepal.

Dr. Jyoti P Das

Dr. Jyoti is working as the Regional Project Manager for Asia at the EDGE of Existence Programme, Zoological Society of London, UK (http://www.edgeofexistence.org). Previously, he worked with Aaranyak and have elephants in North East India. His research interests span population monitoring in tropical forests, human wildlife conflict and developing conservation protocols in trans-boundary landscapes. He is a member of IUCN WCPA Capacity Development Groups, IUCN Connectivity Conservation group, IUCN Transboundary Conservation group, IUCN Management Effectiveness group and Commission member for IUCN WCPA South Asia Region for 2017-20.

Dr, Anand Ballabh Joshi

Dr. Joshi was Professor of Public Health and Head of the Research Wing at Institute of Medicine, Tribhuvan University. He has more than 20 years of experience in the academic sector and since last 10 years, he is working in senior management and leadership positions with WHO and various INGOs. His interest lies in Vector borne diseases, HIV and AIDS, infectious diseases and applied epidemiology.

Dr. Laxmi Raj Pathak

Dr. Pathak is former secretary at Ministry of Health and Population, Nepal. He also served for many years at the Department of Health, Nepal Health Sector Support Program and DFID.

Dr. Prabhakar Bhatta

Dr. Bhatta has achieved his PhD in molecular biology. Currently, he is a Visiting Lecturer in Robert Gordon University Aberdeen UK.  His area of expertise are botany, medical molecular genetics, bio business medical sciences and research methods