Narendra Shrestha is a senior photojournalist from Nepal. He attended the International Institute of Journalism in Berlin and started his profession working for various national daily and weekly magazines before joining epa european pressphoto agency in 2003.
Narendra documented two major historical moments of the country: the Maoist insurgency (1996-2005) and the people’s uprising in 2006. He has also covered the world’s highest altitude cabinet meeting at the Everest Base Camp in 2009.
He received Nepal's New Achiever Award, 1st prize in the Kathmandu International Film, and the grand prize at the Nepal National Photo Award.