NEPAL – Ram Chandra Khanal

"Clean Energy is vital for human development. It can also significantly support to minimize negative impacts of environmental degradation and climate change. Credible evaluation of energy sector can be an effective tool to achieve these common goals of human beings."

Ram Chandra Khanal has been working in evaluation and management of projects and programs related to natural resources, energy and climate change for last two decades in South Asia. He is associated with the Centre for Energy Studies, Tribhuvan University in Nepal and has carried out several research studies on the nexus of renewable energy, water, food and climate change. He has also conducted evaluations of renewable energy related projects/programs.

He is currently serving as a president of Community of Evaluators in Nepal (CoE – Nepal) and has been contributing in strengthening national evaluation systems while working with National Planning Commission, Government of Nepal.