Shiva Kumar Shrestha
Mr Shiva Kumar Shrestha holds a BSc degree in Agriculture Science from Tribhuvan University, Nepaland MA Degree in Social Inclusion, Gender and Rural Livelihoods from Wageningen University, the Netherlands. His main areas of expertise are sustainable agriculture development and agriculture-based rural livelihoods. He has contributed to the above mentioned fields for more than 18 years as a front line extension worker and a senior policy adviser in different international organizations: GIZ, DFID, UN-FAO, USAID and HELVETAS, Nepal. Currently, he is supporting the Nepal Government in decentralizing the FtF extension approach to the local level and formulating enabling policies.