PITAMBAR SIGDEL

Pitambar Sigdel (Nepal) is a environment and development communicator currently working with the Annapurna Post, a leading National Daily published from Kathmandu. He has been reporting on various environmental issues including climate change at national and international levels. In 2009, he was selected as a Com+ Fellow on NFCCC COP15. He was awarded with Environmental Journalism Award in 2008 by Birds Conservation Nepal and Best Environmental journalism award 2012 by the Government of Nepal and WWF. He has worked as Treasurer for Nepal Forum of Environmental Journalists (NEFEJ), an organization of Nepalese environment journalists and also a member of Association of Community Radio Broadcaster’s (ACORAB), an umbrella organization of community radio in Nepal. He works as a guest lecturer for journalism and mass communication in the  Puspalal Memorial College, Kathmandu. He loves adventurous travel.