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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
July 19, 2014 | Mt Heming, Chendu, China
Hon. Sujata Koirala Addressed the 4th Mt. Heming International Health Forum in Chendu, China

“The phenomena of climate change does not recognize geographical boundaries” says Nepali  Congress leader and former DPM/FM & Parliamentarian Hon. Ms. Sujata Koirala addressed the 4th Mount Heming International Health Forum on "Climate Change, Human Health and Development" in Mt Heming, Chendu, China.

July 09, 2014 | Biratnagar
Soldiers of the Democratic Movement Recognized
On the occasion of the 90th Birth Anniversary of eminent leader Girija Prasad Koirala, five soldiers of the democratic movement were recognized in Biratnagar.
July 08, 2014 | Biratnagar
Support Materials Distributed to People with Disability

On the occasion of the 90th Birth Anniversary of eminent leader Girija Prasad Koirala, the Girija Prasad Koirala Foundation organized a program in Biratnagar on Tuesday where people with disability were distributed support materials.

July 04, 2014 | Kathmandu
Inauguration of Painting Exhibition
Mithila Yaen Art Gallery organized a collective art exhibition of professional artists of Nepal on the occasion of the 90th Birth Anniversary of great leader Girija Prasad Koirala. The exhibition was inaugurated by Honorable Vice President Paramananda Jha by lighting a lamp in the presence of the Chair of the Girija Prasad Koirala Foundation, Constituent Assembly Member and Special Guest Sujata Koirala.   
July 02, 2014 | Kathmandu
Colloquium for Strengthening Democracy, Peace and Development

On the occasion of the 90th Birth Anniversary of Great Leader of the Democratic Movement, First National Leader of Republican Nepal, Former Prime Minister and President of Nepali Congress Girija Prasad Koirala an Interaction Program on "Hydropower Integrating with Agriculture and Natural Resource Management for National and Regional Collaboration" was organized by Girija Prasad Koirala Foundation for Democracy, Peace and Development in Kathmandu.

Democracy

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.

Peace

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 ..

Development

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.