Mr. Yogendra Prasai holds a Master Degree in Public Health (MPH) from the University of North Carolina, USA, and Master Degree in Economics from Tribhuvan University, Kathmandu, Nepal. Mr. Prasai has lead many national-level studies in health sector like Nepal Demographic and Health Survey (NDHS) 2011, 2016 and Nepal Health Facility Survey (NHFS) 2015 and 2020. He has also carried out a number of health-policy research and evaluation studies in different fields as such health, nutrition, socioeconomic, gender issues, marketing, natural resources and so on. Mr. Prasai is with New ERA since 1980. He has served for New ERA as an Executive Director from 2003 to 2009.