Rajesh Bista

Rajesh Bista

Senior Specialist

Winrock International

Dr. Rajesh Bista is a Senior Specialist in Ecosystem Services Unit (ECO) at Winrock International. Dr. Bista was a Researcher in the Department of Geography at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

He uses socio-economic data from household surveys to examine land use change and household livelihoods under community forest management in Nepal.

His recent publications include:

  • Land use change
  • Human-environment
  • Community forest management
  • PhD in Geography, 2021

    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  • MA in Development Studies, 2013

    College of Development Studies

  • BS in Forestry Science, 2010

    Institute of Forestry