Neha Bisht joined ICIMOD as a consultant in May 2010, and has since worked on ecosystem services and the HKH species database. She is currently working as Ecosystems Analyst. Before joining ICIMOD, she worked as consultant with Winrock International India to identify practices and projects with climate change adaptation potential. Her practical experience in the field includes working on climate change adaptation, agricultural biodiversity monitoring, forest biodiversity assessments, and community forestry. She holds a Master’s in Natural Resources Management from TERI University, New Delhi, and a Bachelor’s in Forestry from the G.B. Pant University of Agriculture and Technology, Pantnagar, India.