Rowan Fraser is Senior Program Officer, Green Cities, with the GGGI Nepal Office, where he is responsible for advancing in-country urban programs.
Prior to joining GGGI, Rowan worked with the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific, where he coordinated a regional municipal solid waste management program in selected cities. In addition, Rowan has undertaken technical assignments on urban land use, urban resource management, transportation and local climate change adaptation planning for UN-Habitat, Oxfam, Barton Willmore and the Agar Khan Agency for Habitat. Prior to this, Rowan was Urban Resilience Program Coordinator with the Asian Disaster Preparedness Center where he managed a portfolio of urban disaster and climate resilience projects. Before coming to Asia, Rowan worked with the New Zealand and French national housing agencies. He holds a Master of Architecture from the University of Auckland, and a Master of Urban Policy from Sciences Po.