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July 04, 2017
One-day symposium on Connecting Nepal's Tourism/Culture Promotion to Asian Countries

Girija Prasad Koirala Foundation marked the 94th birth anniversary of Late GP Koirala by organizing a one-day symposium on  "Connecting Nepal's Tourism/Culture Promotion to Asian Countries" in Kathmandu on 4th July 2017.  Honorable Minister for Finance Mr. Gyanenedra Bahadur Karki was the chief guest of the program. 

March 18, 2017
One-day interaction program on Nepal-India Connectivity

On March 18, 2017, to commemorate the 7th year of passing of legendary political leader GP Koirala,  GP Koirala Foundation (GPKF) organized a one-day interaction program on the topic “Nepal-India Connectivity: Opportunities for Holistic Development”. The program was chaired by the chairperson of GPKF, Hon’ble Sujata Koirala. The chief guest of the program was senior leader of Nepali Congress, Ram Chandra Poudel. Charge D’Affairs of the Indian Embassy HE Vinaya Kumar, Professor of Jawaharlal Nehru University Dr. Sangeeta Thapaliya, Former Ambassador Dr. Suresh Chandra Chalise, Hon’ble Lalbabu Yadav, President of Nepal Council of World Affairs - Dr. Rajendra B Shrestha and CEO of National Reconstruction Authority - Dr. Govinda Pokhrel were guests at the program.

Events & Programs
March 25, 2015 | Kathmandu
Nepal's Post Conflict Scenario and Approaching to Reconciliation: Remembering the Legacies of G.P.Koirala

Leaders of key political parties represented in the Constituent Assembly on Wednesday claimed that they were very close to a deal on disputed issues of the new constitution.

January 02, 2015 | Biratnagar
China Nepal Livelihood Project for Safe Drinking Water for the People of Morang District

Chairperson of the Girija Prasad Koirala Foundation and the leader of Nepali Congress Hon. Sujata Koriala inaugurated the distribution ceremony of tubewells in a function held today in Gobindapur of Morang district.

December 19, 2014 | Kathmandu
China Praised for Economic Support

Chairperson of the Girija Prasad Koirala Foundation and leader of the Nepali Congress Party, Former DPM/FM Hon. Sujata Koirala and the visiting Vice Chairman of CICIR (China Institute of Contemporary International Relations) Mr Yang Mingjie on Friday called on Prime Minister Sushil Koirala at latter's official residence in Baluwatar.

November 17, 2014 | Kathmandu
International Ecological Art Exhibition - The Beauty of Ecological Culture Lies in Nature

On the 16-17 November, 2014 the G. P. Koirala Foundation together with the International Ecological Safety Collaborative Organization (IESCO) organized the “International Ecological Art Exhibition - The beauty of Ecological Culture Lies in Nature" in Kathmandu, Nepal. This event was supported by the Nepal Academy of Fine Arts (NAFA) and Beijing Gudaolanting Culture and Art Co., Ltd.

August 29, 2014 | Bali, Indonesia
Leader Koirala Attends the 6th Global Forum of UNAOC in Bali, Indonesia

Leader of Nepali Congress, former DPM/FM and CA Member Hon. Sujata Koirala addressing the 6th Global Forum on UNAOC (United Nations Alliance of Civilization) in Bali, Indonesia said, “I am hopeful that the global initiative for sustainable development will bear fruits for everybody living on this planet."


The Himalayan country of Nepal has undergone many changes in recent years. Nepal, founded in 1769, in 245 years of long history, has experienced aristocracy, autocracy and democracy, too, in her political realm. Nepal has traveled a long and arduous journey of political changes from monarchy to republic.


In 1996, the Communist Party of Nepal (Maoist) launched an armed insurrection in order to establish a communist rule. In its 10 years armed revolt, more than 13,000 innocent people lost their valuable lives, hundreds of thousand people and families were internally displaced and billions of dollars worth infrastructures ..


Girija Prasad Koirala paved the way and opened the gates for Nepal's private sector to play a greater role in the liberal economy. The benefits of liberal economic policies were reaped by many new business ventures and sectors like the media, finance, aviation, education emerged strongly.