Sameer Karki is Technical Officer with the FAO-GEF Coordination Unit under the Office of Climate Change, Biodiversity and Environment of FAO. He has been working at FAO since 2015.
He is currently coordinating the development of global GEF8 Food System Integrated Program on behalf of FAO-GEF. Sameer has over 28 years’ experience in promoting sustainable development project development and implementation. He has previously worked with UNDP, IUCN, Winrock International, ICIMOD and an Australian funded community forestry project in Nepal. Sameer is a Nepali citizen. He holds a Master’s Degree in Agriculture, Environment and Development from the University of East Anglia (UK), and a Bachelor’s Degree in Pure and Applied Biology from the University of Oxford (UK).