Dr. Dinesh Raj Bhuju
Dinesh Raj Bhuju is an Academician at Nepal Academy of Science and Technology and Hon. Professor of Mid-West University. A PhD in ecology (1998), he prepared a nationwide ecological database of Chure hills (2003), established dendro-lab and plots to assess climatic impacts at tree-lines of Nepal Himalaya (2008), and pioneered science radio and spearheaded science popularization in Nepal (1985). He coordinated drafting the STI Policy of Nepal 2018. In the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic, he created a pro-bono platform “Scientist Nepal”.