Utsav Maden

Knowledge Management Communication Officer

Knowledge Management and Communication

Utsav Maden currently works as a Knowledge Management and Communication Officer for the Mountain Environment Regional Information Systems Regional Programme. In the past eleven years, he has held various positions within the KMC unit at ICIMOD. He has worked as the KM/Communication focal point for Himalayan Climate Change Adaptation Programme (HICAP), underpinning development of knowledge products—information sheets, reports, shorts, and videos—and proactive engagement of mainstream media. Among his many roles at ICIMOD, he has driven ICIMOD’s monthly news digest, and social media presence, moderated multiple communities of practice, and developed a centre wide contact database.

Maden received an honours degree in environmental science from Kathmandu University in 2005. He is an avid photographer, a social media enthusiast, and a prolific reader of fiction. He tinkers with the web at utsavmaden.com.np.