Bhav Narayan Jha joined PEEDA in October of 2018 as a Senior Project Officer, promoted to Assistant Manager in July 2023. Bhav holds Master’s in Agriculture Science (Major: crop science) from University of Hoheneheim, Germany. He has more than 4 years of professional experience mostly in livelihood promotion program in Nepal. Before joining PEEDA, he worked as agriculture coordinator in USAID funded project Sabal (Sustainable Action for Resilience and Food Security) through Local Initiatives for Biodiversity, Research and Development (LI-BIRD) as a consortium partner. He has expertise on overall implementation and management of multi-sector, community resilience activities. During his study in Germany, he worked as research assistant in EUROFINS, Germany; assisting research, station management and handling, soil fertility analysis and final reporting. As an Assistant Manager, Bhav handles technical and managerial part of livelihood projects.