Regional Coordinator for ICRAF Southeast Asia Region
Dr Pradhan is Regional Coordinator for ICRAF Southeast Asia Region based in Bogor, West Java, Indonesia.
He is responsible for leading scientific teams, mobilising resources, building partnerships, conducting research, reporting and managerial supervision for Indonesia, the Philippines, Thailand, Viet Nam.
Dr Pradhan has a PhD in development sociology from Cornell University. His dissertation focussed on property rights and state intervention in hill irrigation systems in Nepal. He is on the board of trustees of the Center for People and Forests (RECOFTC) and the Rights and Resources Initiative (RRI).