Returnee Professionals

This session will showcase how Nepali professionals who have returned from
their overseas training are contributing to the development of Nepal. Opportunities seen and challenges faced by returnee professionals will also be shared.

Coordinator: Dr Devi Basnet,

Medytox Inc., South Korea

 
Program Schedule
Focussed Session 2, 3: Returnee Professionals, Scholarship and Research Funding
14 October, 13:50-19:10, Madhavi Hall
Session A: Returnee Professionals, Opportunities Seen and Challenges Faced in Nepal, Moderator: Dr. Devi B Basnet
SpeakerTopicInstituteEmail
SpeakerNarayan Adhikari, ProfExperience of establishing a world-class research laboratory in Nepal - How diaspora can contributeCentral Departmnet of Physics, Tribhuvan Univesrity, Germany Returneenpadhikari@gmail.com
SpeakerPrajwal Rajbhandari, MrOpportunity and challenges faced by Nepali researchers and scientists to kickstart and run a research institute in NepalResearch Institute for Bioscience & Biotechnologyprajjwalrajbhandari@ribb.org.np
SpeakerRabindra Dhakal, Dr The knowledge and skill transfer using different appropriate technologies to the communities and academic sectors: Scope for global networkingNepal Academy of Science and Technology, Nepal, Japan Returneedhakalrabindra3@gmail.com
SpeakerMerina RanjitTBACOO, Chaudhary Foundation, Returnee NSUmerina.ranjit@gmail.com
SpeakerPratik Adhikari, Dr Migration for development: Skill transfer, employability and entrepreneurship of returnee labour migrants in NepalManmohan Memorial Institute of Health Sciences, Kathmandu, Nepaladpratik30@gmail.com
SpeakerMohan Shrestha, MrTransferring skills learned in Middle East to NepalPresident, Mayur Yatayat Pvt. Ltd.mayuryatayatktm@gmail.com
SpeakerBinod Ghimire, MrBringing farming skills from Israel to NepalReturnee farmer from Israelbnodghimire@yahoo.com
Pasma Dahal JHA, Mrs Knowledge exchange between Germany and NepalDeutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbHpasma.jha@giz.de
Discussion and Q&A
Session B: Scholarship and Research Funding, Moderator: Dr. Nabin Dahal/Dr Hari Dahal
SpeakerTopicInstitute
SpeakerRewati Prasad Parajuli, MrOverview of overseas scholarships and fellowships program Under Secretary, Scholarship Section, Ministry of Education, Nepalrewati.parajuli@gmail.com
SpeakerDeepak Kumar Khadka, DrProspecting research funding in higher education of NepalUniversity Grant Commissiondk.khadka@ugcnepal.edu.np
SpeakerRamila Raut, MrsResearch funding opportunities offered by NASTNepal Academy of Science and Technology edic@nast.gov.np
SpeakerKabita Thapa, Ms DAAD fellowship for academic exchange between Germany and NepalRepresentative from German embassy Nepalku-10@kath.diplo.de
SpeakerSunita GurungAustralian scholarship and fellowshipAustralian Embassy, NepalSunita.Gurung@dfat.gov.au
SpeakerRanjan Prakash Shrestha, MrErasmus Mundus program, European Union Nepal mission European UnionRanjan.SHRESTHA@eeas.europa.eu
SpeakerSaurav Dhakal, MrNetherlands Fellowship Program (NFP) for developing country Netherlands embassy, Kathmandu, Nepal saurav@storycycle.com
SpeakerKishor Shakya, MrActivities of AIT AlumniAIT Alumni in Kathmandu, Nepaliptmnepal@gmail.com
SpeakerNahendra Pradhan, MrActivities of Russian AlumniRussian Alumni, Kathmandu, Nepalnahendrapradhan@yahoo.com
SpeakerUmed PunActivities of Nepal JSPS AssociationNepal JSPS Alumni Association (NJAA) umedpun@gmail.com
Discussion and Q&A
Poster