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Anil Pokhrel

Research Associate

Global Risks and Resilience

Portrait of Anil Pokhrel

Anil investigates multi-hazard risk factors and drivers of risk for actionable decision making, at national and sub-national levels. He leads needs and risk assessments to help understand the potential of disaster and climate change impacts on sectoral investments. Anil helped draft the Government of Nepal’s Disaster Risk Reduction and Management (DRRM) Strategic Action Plan: 2018-2030 and DRRM National Policy, 2017.

Anil previously worked with the World Bank/GFDRR, Asian Development Bank and ISET-International/Nepal. He worked on multiple projects and technical assistance on disaster risk reduction, and management and climate change in multiple countries in South Asia, East Asia, Central and West Asia.