Founder and Programme Director, Community Solutions Initiative- Nepal
Ankit Khanal is the founder and Programme Director of Community Solutions Initiative-Nepal. He has more than five years of experience with INGO’s and NGO’s at national and international level, focusing on promoting human rights, women empowerment peace, good governance and education. Ankit is experienced in engaging with a wide range of stakeholders from the grassroots level up to national government, and have widespread knowledge/experience on Nepal and South Asia.
Most recently, he served as a fellow at the U.S. Department of State in Washington D.C. Before that, he worked with United Nations Resident Coordinators Office (UNRCO) in Nepal as a Field Analyst and participated in major sudden onset response missions including the 2015 Earthquake in Nepal. Ankit holds a MA in International Relations from the University of Northampton.