Dr. Pradyumna Raj Pandey is currently working at the SAARC Agriculture Centre (SAC), Dhaka, Bangladesh, as a Senior Program Specialist (Crops). He has been deputed as a regional expert from the Government of Nepal. His professional carrier spans over 18 years in different capacities under the Ministry of Agricultural Development (MoAD), Kathmandu, Nepal.
Prior to joining SAC, he has served as Senior Agricultural Economist and Chief of International Trade Promotion Section in MoAD. He has been part of donor funded projects and programmes as an International Agricultural Trade Specialist.
Dr. Pandey has a PhD in Agricultural Economy and Symbiotic Society from United Graduate School of Agricultural Sciences, Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, Tokyo, Japan. He holds an M.Sc. in Agriculture from Graduate School of Agriculture, Ibaraki University, Japan. In addition to this, he has an MA in Rural Sociology from Tribhuwan University, Kathmandu, Nepal and Bachelor of Science in Agriculture from Institute of Agriculture and Animal Science (IAAS), Tribhuvan University, Chitwan, Nepal.
He has published extensively in national and international reputed journals.
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