International Conference on

Understanding Climate Change and Enabling Climate Actions in the Hindu Kush Himalaya

Kathmandu, Nepal
11 - 13 April 2017

Shobhakar Dhakal

Dr Shobhakar Dhakal is an Associate Professor at the Asian Institute of Technology in Thailand. His areas of expertize are in energy and climate change mitigation policies and modeling and on urbanization/cities and climate change. He is also a visiting researcher of the National Institute for Environmental Studies Japan. Dr Dhakal was one of the Coordinating Lead Authors for the IPCC-AR5- WGIII for the Chapter on Human Settlements, Infrastructure and Spatial Planning. He is also a co-editor of ongoing international Assessment Report on Climate Change and Cities, serves in steering committee of the Global Carbon Project - a premier scientific program under the Future Earth, and an editor-in- chief of Carbon Management Journal by Taylor and Francis among others.