Sunday, November 14, 2021, Kathmandu:
Nepal Policy Institute (NPI) and Kathmandu University School of Management (KUSOM) jointly hosted a panel session at the 2021 NASPAA South Asia Virtual Conference on the above-mentioned subject matter. The primary objective of the panel session was to shed further light on the scope for strengthening relevant institutions of governance in Nepal in light of the move in the country in 2015 to a federal form of government.
The four panelists comprised the following noted experts in this field:
1. Prof. Achyut Wagle, Professor of Economics, KUSOM
2. Dr. Amina Singh, Faculty Member, KUSOM
3. Dr. Gopi Khanal, Joint Secretary, Ministry of Federal Affairs and General Administration, Government of Nepal; and
4. Ms. Kalpana Jha, Member, Board of Directors, Nepal Policy Institute.
The panel session was moderated by Dr. Gambhir Bhatta, Executive Director, NPI; Visiting Professor at KUSOM; and Adjunct Senior Research Fellow, Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, Singapore.