Anupam Anand

Anupam Anand
Job Title:
Evaluation Officer

Anupam joined the GEFIEO in 2014. He uses satellite data, GIS, machine learning, computational social science,  field surveys, and other mixed methods to evaluate environmental and developmental projects.

Anupam has taught graduate and undergraduate courses in GIS, spatial analysis, quantitative methods, ecological labs, GIS, statistical modeling and data visualization at the University of Maryland. He has published several peer-reviewed articles and book chapters broadly related to remote sensing, ecology, sustainable development,  land cover change, and environmental policy. Anupam is a Ph.D. candidate in Geographical Sciences at the University of Maryland.

Staff Publications


  • Programs combating Illegal Wildlife Trade are instrumental in controlling and preventing pandemics ( ): Blog


  • Examining the Links between GEF Interventions and an International Pandemic ( ): English1.83 MB
  • Exploring the Socioeconomic Co-benefits of Global Environment Facility Projects in Uganda Using a Quasi-Experimental Geospatial Interpolation (QGI) Approach ( ): English4.5 MB
  • Improving International Developme nt Evaluation through Geo spatial Data and Analysis ( ): English866.26 KB