Aghaghia Rahimzadeh

Warm welcome to IGDORE, Aghaghia Rahimzadeh !

Aghaghia Rahimzadeh is a Fulbright Fellow with a doctorate in Environmental Science, Policy, and Management from UC Berkeley. She has spent the last decade conducting research in remote mountain communities in Kinnaur, Western Himalaya investigates the social implications of climate change. Aghaghia has worked with the UN Development Program and the UN Development Fund for Women in Tajikistan. When she is not writing, she takes educational tours to the Himalaya, practices Iyengar Yoga, backpacks, and hikes the trails on Mt. Tamalpais.

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Welcome to IGDORE Aghaghia :wave:

It sounds like you have an amazing research area! And the photos on your site are amazing. What do you view as being the biggest climate change challenge the Western Himalaya’s faces?

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Would love to go to himalayas, even in the current pandemic… :slight_smile: