Dr Sai Bhaskar Reddy Nakka
Director, The Earth Center, Executive and Management committee member Council for Green Revolution (CGR), Hyderabad.
Having a Doctorate in Environmental Impact Assessment (Environmental Geology), Master of Science in Geography (Geo Sciences) and Master of Science in Applied Geology from IIT Bombay.
He has more than 25 years’ work experience in India, Afghanistan and Indonesia and in parts of 12 other countries like Bangladesh, Kenya, Uganda, Canada, Norway and South Korea. Extensive experiences in parts of 18 states in India. Worked with national, international, and corporate organisations and Government agencies.
Has worked on projects supported by UNDP, IOM, GEF, CBD Alliance, SDC, DFID, Norwegian Embassy, JICA, NOVIB, World Bank, etc. Having experiences in the areas of Disaster Risk Reduction, Climate Risk Management, Climate Change Adaptation, Environmental Management, Nature Based Solutions, Eco-system based adaptation, Environmental and Social safeguards, Irrigation Projects, Agriculture Development, Energy, Biodiversity, Natural Resources, and Sustainable Livelihoods.
Having several publications, books (35 nos), technical documents, project reports, blogs, podcasts, content videos, classrooms. Presently he is the Director, The Earth Center, CGR, India, contributing to the emergence of earth leadership for sustainable development. He is a technical expert to Coalition for Disaster Resilient Infrastructure (CDRI)., A multi-stakeholder global partnership of country governments, UN agencies, etc. Advisor to projects of IIIT, Hyderabad on Air Pollution; Sri Ram College, New Delhi, on Biochar; Forest Department on High Conservation Values in Forest Management; etc.
He initiated the Earth Center for Global Leadership, keeping in view of the slow process of developing leadership his efforts in formulating the Geo spirit and Village Centres of Traditional Wisdom been adopted by the Govt of Telangana. He has many inventions which are famous in delivering the results in the mass public, his passion towards the former been appreciated across the nation. He conducted may workshops, seminars and digital mode of mass media communication on the contemporary issues which resulted in adopting the change is very positive way.
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