Regional Coordinator - Asia, PECCN, CARE International
Based in: Kathmandu, Nepal
Languages: English, Nepali
Aarjan is responsible for coordinating CARE’s climate change work in the Asia region. He works with multiple country offices, providing support for programme development and quality, as well as learning and knowledge management. Aarjan is also involved in CARE's Climate Change Adaptation theme team, working closely with CARE colleagues, on advocacy, resource mobilisation, research partnerships and good practice on the intersection between adaptation, disaster risk reduction, and loss and damage.
Aarjan's academic background is in political science and environmental management. He joined CARE after four years at the World Resources Institute, a policy research organisation based in Washington D.C., where he conducted research on various climate change adaptation topics in Asia and Africa.