Staff Profiles

Shanta Thapa

Backstopping Officer

Shanta Thapa holds a Master’s degree in Conflict, Peace and Development Studies from Tribhuvan University and a graduate diploma from Nepa School of Social Sciences and Humanities in Kathmandu. He has worked as a research assistant for a number of research projects in Nepal. His research interests are social justice, contemporary politics, conflict resolution, peace and development, and local governance. In addition to his professional pursuits, Shanta is an experienced horticulturist and entrepreneur with expertise in the cultivation and marketing of kiwi fruit.