Nischal (Nisch) is a Program Manager at the Mind & Life Institute. He recently graduated from UMass Amherst with a Master’s in Environmental Conservation during which his research investigated the relationship between Mindfulness and Pro-environmentalism. Before that, Nisch worked in outreach, communications, and coordination positions in non-profits in Nepal and the Philippines. Nisch is currently deconstructing and (re)establishing his understanding of environmentalism and is passionate about integrating compassion, kindness, and justice into conversations around climate adaptation. Beyond that, Nisch reads fiction, runs a little, and tries to play guitar.
This profile was last updated on November 4, 2020