Dr Santosh Nepal is working as a Water and Climate Specialist at
ICIMOD. He holds a PhD in Hydrology and Modelling from the Friedrich Schiller University of Jena, Germany, as well as two Masters degree in Environmental Management and Anthropology. Before pursuing his PhD, he worked at ICIMOD for nearly three years for the Integrated Water and Hazard Management Programme. Prior to that, Dr Nepal was also involved in conducting environmental impact assessments for hydropower and livelihood-related projects. His main areas of expertise include hydrological modelling and system dynamics, upstream-downstream linkages, impact analysis, and integrated water resource management. Dr Nepal has published articles on hydrological modelling and system dynamics, upstream-downstream linkages, and climate change-related issues.