Kalanidhi Devkota has been working for MuAN as Executive Director since November 2008. He holds a Master Degree in Urban Management and Governance from IHS, the Netherlands. His areas of expertise include local governance, poverty reduction, urban resource mobilization, public policy and management.
Madhusudan Rijal has been working for MuAN as Member Service Officer. He has been working since March 2001. He holds a Bachelor Degree in Humanities and Social Sciences from Tribhuvan University. He has also completed a 1 year diploma course on community development and more than 10 years of relevant working experience. His areas of expertise are local governance, community development, information, networking and administration.
Mr Pramod Nyachhyon has been honing his skills in Information Management, Programming Languages and Computer Hardware, and Networking for almost a decade. His in-depth knowledge of new technologies has aided ICT capacity building across the development, women’s rights, and governance sectors in Nepal.
Pramod holds a Master Degree in Computer Application from Acharya Institute of Technology in Bangalore, India. As an Information and Networking Coordinator at MuAN, he strives to use his skills in information management to enable environmentally-friendly governance, and child-friendly governance at the local level. It is his hope that Nepal’s Municipalities will develop into smart cities through the adoption of innovative technologies in years to come.
Pramod is a travel and adventure-junkie, he recently did a bungee swing and trekked in the Annapurna Region. When he isn’t seeking out adrenaline-boosting ventures, he enjoys cooking, seeing live music, watching movies and spending time with his family.
For over 10+ years Mr. Shrestha has been working in areas of urban and Rural Environment, community development, Local Governance System and Project Management. Academically he is a graduate in Environmental Engineering from Kathmandu University and also holds a Master’s degree in Rural Development from Tribhuwan University.
He believes in learning through sharing and has experiences of sharing his professional knowledge and ideas in various international platforms in S. Korea, Malaysia, Indonesia, Philippines, India and Bangladesh
Satish Jung Shahi
Lalit Mani Acharya
Lalit Mani Acharya has been working for MuAN as Accountant since December 1998. He has completed his Intermediate in Commerce from Tribhuvan University. His areas of interest and expertise include finance and accounting and issues related to local governance.
Roshani Shrestha has been working for MuAN as Information Associate since March 2011. She holds a Bachelor Degree in Business Management from Tribhuvan University. Her areas of expertise include information management, networking and administration.
Pawan Kumar Basnet
Satya Narayan Yadav
Satya Narayan Yadav has been working as national youth UN Volunteer (SDG Officer) for Province-2 with MuAN and UNDP Nepal since December 2, 2019. He holds a Master Degree in English Language Education from Tribhuvan University, Kathmandu. SDGs Localization, Local Planning Process, Good Governance, Socio Economic Empowerment, Volunteerism are his major areas of interest. His prior work experience are in the field of education, social empowerment and Media & Journalism.
Jay Bahadur Shah
Mr. Shah has been working as national youth UN Volunteer (SDG Officer) for Karnali Province with MuAN and UNDP Nepal since December 2, 2019. He is a post-graduate in International Relations from South Asian University, New Delhi, India. His domains of interest include local planning for the localization of sustainable development goals, international affairs and diplomacy, local governance and spreading the spirit of volunteerism. He was the Founding Member of the South Asian University Research Association, New Delhi and also a national Member for the Annual Fest in the same university.
Ms. Nepali has been working as national youth UN Volunteer (SDG Officer) for Sudurpaschim Province with MuAN and UNDP Nepal since December 2, 2019. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental Science from Tri-Chandra Multiple Campus. She possess 5 years of experience working for youth empowerment, Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) and Community Development programs.