Personal information: Name: Sumit Shrestha Permanent Address: Suryodaya, Ilam, Nepal Temporary Address: Baluwatar, Kathmandu, Nepal Contact Telephone: 00977-9849498677 / 00977- 9801122552 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Nationality: Nepali Date of birth: 21/3/1989 Place of Birth: Ilam, Nepal Gender: Male Education and training Dates: 17/03/2016 Title of qualification: Masters in Environmental Management (4th semester) Name and type of organization: School of Environmental science and management (Pokhara University) Dates: 2009-2014 Title of qualification: Bachelors in Environmental Science Name and type of organization: Golden Gate International College (Tribhuvan University) Dates: 2006-2008 Title of qualification: Indian School Certificate Examination (I.S.C.) Name and type of organization: Vidhya Vikash Academy, Darjeeling, India Dates: 2005 Title of qualification: Indian Certificate of Secondary Education Examination (I.C.S.E) Name and type of organization: Mount Hermon School, Darjeeling, India Additional training Dates: 3/5/2013 Title of qualification: Drip irrigation practitioner Principle subjects covered: Drip irrigation agriculture in water scarce areas Name of organization: Maha Agriculture Dates: 19/12/2011 Title of qualification: EDI National Award in Personal Development (LCCI) Dates: 23/2/2014 Title of qualification: NASA Young Drivers Safety Program Name of organization: CAMS International Training Team Driver Trainers Professional Work Experience: Date: 17/1/2010 – 17/10/2010 Position held: Direct Marketing Executive Main activities and responsibilities: Dealing with clients and convincing them Type of business or sector: Kantipur publication (media) Date: 1/4/2015 Position held: Promoter and supplier Main activities and responsibilities: Managing the supply and promotion of Taragaon tea Type of business or sector: Tea sector Date: 23/3/2016 Position held: Coordinator and supervisor Main activities and responsibilities: Coordination and supervision of greenhouse construction in various schools and colleges in Kathmandu and Bhaktapur, Nepal. Type of business or sector: U-Turn (NGO) in collaboration with WWF Nepal. Social work/ volunteering experience: Date: 1/8/2010 Position held: Coordinator and photographer Main activities and responsibilities: (SAARC Haveeru-2010) coordinated the school children and educated them about the relationship between mountains and oceans Type of business or sector: (Small Earth Nepal) Non-Governmental Organization Date: 17/3/2014 Position held: Volunteer Main activities and responsibilities: Nepal National Water Week. Reflecting the necessity and scarcity of water in Nepal. Type of business or sector: (Small Earth Nepal) Non-Governmental Organization Date: 11/12/2009 Position held: Volunteer Main activities and responsibilities: Gathering international attention to ensure COP15 declaration towards vulnerable people Organizations responsible: Central Department of Environmental Science, TU and Ministry of Environment Date: 22/4/2010 Position held: Participant and volunteer Main activities and responsibilities: Climate Change and Sustainable Use of Natural Resources in Nepal Organizations responsible: Nature and Social Concern Society and Department of Environmental Science and Engineering, KU, Dhulikhel, Kavre Date: 12/8/2010 Position held: Model Main activities responsible: Cultural Fashion Show (Indigenous Peoples: Issues in Nepal) Organizations responsible: YONSED/ UNDP/GEF/SGP Date: 23/3/2014 Position held: Volunteer Main activities and responsibilities: Rain Water Harvesting in collaboration with Smart Pani Organization responsible: (Smart Pani and Small Earth Nepal) NGO Date: 10/10/2015 Position held: Core Team leader Main activities and responsibilities: Training course on urban gardening (Planting Cities) for youth in Kathmandu, Nepal and Palermo, Italy. (International conference between Nepal, India, Italy, China and Slovenia.) Organizations responsible: Campaign for Change Nepal in collaboration with CESIE, Italy Date: 12/12/2015 Position held: Delegate from Nepal Main activities and responsibilities: Presentation on urban farming and initiatives using waste materials in Nepal. (3rd International Conference on Environmental Friendly Agriculture and Horticulture in Planning of a Smart City, Bhopal, M.P., India.) Organization responsible: GNSD, USA/ Janparishad, India/ SusTranCon, USA. Communicational and Social skills I have quite a good level of communication and social skill. Due to my involvement in field based works such as marketing and coordination among team members and the general public, I have the confidence to stand out amongst the crowd and interact with people with ease. I have the habit of quickly mixing up with people of all age groups and communicating with them, and I 'am sure that these qualities will help me work in the community very easily. Making sculptures out of cement and stones is a recently discovered skill that I have. Interest and Hobbies
Interior and exterior designing.
Landscape and garden designing.
Learning innovative ideas for sustainable agricultural practices.
Conservation of wildlife.
Swimming, Basketball (Sports)
I like trying out new ideas for reusing and making designs from the waste products that people usually throw away such as used bottles, plastic containers, old tyres etc.
I have made a statue that holds vegetation, out of the rubbles that came out from a dismantled house as I have an interest in designing.
I am a model at Artist Nepal and MC Studio.
First runner up in Second Mountain Sports Festival Cross Country TDS motorcycle race (2014)