Mr. Nirakar Kumar Acharya holds Masters degree in Human Ecology from Vrije University of Brussels, Belgium. He is an experienced researcher expertise both in qualitative and quantitative research. Mr. Acharya was involved in various research projects conducted by New ERA in different field such as environment, health, child ren, forestry, and so on. He has handling a number of Monitoring and Evaluation studies carried out by New ERA. Mr. Acharya is with New ERA since 1996.