• Saturday, 28.07.18 to Sunday, 29.07.18 | Civic Education | Event

    Empowering Women Journalists

    The number of female journalists in Nepal is on the rise. However, they are often assigned soft beats such as entertainment, fashion, life styles, and...


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  • Wednesday, 08.08.18 to Thursday, 09.08.18 | Civic Education | Event

    Hands on Democracy

    "Very few programs of this kind take place here: This is why the understanding of federalism and many other issues remains limited. Civic education...


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  • Thursday, 28.06.18 to Saturday, 30.06.18 | Political Dialogue | Event

    SocDem Conference on Economies for Progress and Justice in Asia

    For a long time, the economic progress of a country has been marked by growth in Gross Domestic Product (GDP). However, recent research in economics...


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Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung Nepal

Sanepa, Ward No. 2, Lalitpur
P. O. Box: 11840
Kathmandu
Nepal

+977 1 552-2526
+977 1 552-1101

fes(at)fesnepal.org


Nepal’s democratic transformation continues to be slow though constant. The comprehensive peace accord concluded in 2006 put an end to a decade of civil war between the government and Maoist insurgents. Though overall free and fair elections on local, national, and provincial level in 2017 are encouraging signs for Nepalese democracy, expectations regarding political stability and inclusive development have not been fulfilled so far.

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Civic Education

Civic Education

Trust in democratic institutions and procedures is an essential factor for resilient peace at all levels of government.
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Political Dialogue

Political Dialogue

In post-conflict countries like Nepal the establishment of a sustainable political, economic, and social order needs space in which political leaders, academia, and civil society can come together.
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Social Justice

Social Justice

In the context of persisting economic problems a vast majority of Nepalese are still involved in the informal sector struggling to make ends meet without access to social security, quality education, and health facilities.
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Events

Saturday, 28.07.18 to Sunday, 29.07.18 | Civic Education | Event

Empowering Women Journalists

The number of female journalists in Nepal is on the rise. However, they are often assigned soft beats such as entertainment, fashion, life styles, and...


more information

Wednesday, 08.08.18 to Thursday, 09.08.18 | Civic Education | Event

Hands on Democracy

"Very few programs of this kind take place here: This is why the understanding of federalism and many other issues remains limited. Civic education...


more information

Publications

The role of political parties in deepening democray in Nepal

A study of party image, issues at stake, and agenda building
Kathmandu

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Bhatta, Chandra Dev

Reflections on Nepal's peace process

Berlin ; Bonn

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The Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) is the oldest political foundation in Germany with a rich tradition in social democracy dating back to its foundation in 1925. The foundation owes its formation and its mission to the political legacy of its namesake Friedrich Ebert, the first democratically elected German President. The work of our political foundation focuses on the core ideas and values of social democracy – freedom, justice and solidarity.

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