Basanta Shrestha, Director of Strategic Cooperation, ICIMOD, receiving the award on behalf of the organization at the Asia GeoSmart Award 2017
Photo Credit: Geospatial Media and Communications
GeoSmart Asia brings together representatives from the geospatial industry and policy makers and practitioners from the Asia-Pacific region and around the world. It has been recognizing outstanding organizations and individuals for their contributions for over a decade.
The ICIMOD geospatial and MENRIS team
Photo Credit: Jitendra Bajracharya/ICIMOD
Basanta Shrestha, Director of Strategic Cooperation, ICIMOD received the award on behalf of the organization and thanked Geospatial Media and Communications for the honour and recognition. He dedicated the award to mountains and the people of the Hindu Kush Himalayan region. He said ICIMOD is dedicated to continue working towards using geospatial technology and applications innovatively for the benefit of mountain communities.