ACEF Speaker

Anobha Gurun

Director, Nepal Program,
Clean Cooking Alliance

Dr. Anobha Gurung is the Director of the Nepal Program at the Clean Cooking Alliance (CCA). Dr. Gurung provides leadership, strategic direction, technical expertise, and operational direction for all of CCA’s programmatic work in Nepal. She also leads the clean cooking component for the Energy Access Explorer, an interactive geospatial data platform that provides spatial data and tools needed to inform strategies for a robust clean cooking transition in Nepal and Kenya. Before joining CCA, she worked for organizations like the World Health Organization and the International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development, where she participated in various activities and research related to air pollution and health. She has over fifteen years of experience working in low-income countries with the goal of improving policies and actions to promote environment and health. Dr. Gurung holds a Ph.D. in Environmental Health from Yale School of the Environment.


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