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Sunil Tamang

Research Associate

Sunil Tamang holds a Master of Applied Science with First Class Honours in Disaster Risk Management from Lincoln University, New Zealand. His study at Lincoln was fully funded by Mingma Norbu Sherpa Memorial Scholarship 2018-2019, a collaboration among Lincoln University, WWF-New Zealand, WWF-USA Russell E. Train Education for Nature Program and the Greater Himalayas Foundation. He has been involved in research and consultancy project in areas such as disaster response, reconstruction and recovery, sustainable mountain livelihoods, environment impact assessment, payment for ecosystem services, and nature-based recreation and tourism. Currently, his research interests include societal causes of disasters, indigenous practice and knowledge to build resilience, analysis of strategies for disaster reduction and computational social science.