Parajuli’s research will focus on HI-AWARE’s Research Component 2: Socio-economic, Governance and Gender Drivers and Conditions Leading to Climate Vulnerability. He will be working in the Upper Gandaki Basin in Nepal.
He has worked as coordinator of Youth for Disaster Risk Reduction, an informal youth network; as programme officer for Environment and Child Concern Organisation Nepal, and as programme coordinator of the National Network of Community Disaster Management Committees. Recently, he led the Nepal Chapter of the “Global Divestment Campaign” demanding strong climate action. His interests are climate change adaptation, youth empowerment, and disaster risk reduction.