SIAS Research Forum IV

About Research Forum SIAS research forum is the multifaceted forum where the researchers have an opportunity to present their research works either completed or ongoing so as to update, inform, share and improve their work. It was initiated with the objective to update research activities and progress of different ongoing projects of SIAS, and to…

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Nepal facing disaster in the recovery from earthquakes

By Dr. Hemant  R.Ojha Twenty-two months should be enough for rebuilding most of the half a million houses which collapsed or were partially damaged in the twin earthquakes that struck Nepal in 2015. But the only news of rebuilding success that I have come to know till date is the creation of a settlement of…

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Master Thesis Grant (Closed)

Masters Thesis Research &Writing Awards 2017 The CAMPS project under the leadership of Southasia Institute of Advanced Studies (SIAS), a think tank institution, aspiring to become the ‘Centre of Excellence’ in South Asia is currently seeking 4 highly competent, qualified and prospective thesis writing students to write thesis on various themes as noted below connected…

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‘Himalaya, Climate Change and Development’

This seminar is a part of British Academy supported initiative, the key aims of which are to enhance capacity in the partners on political transition and environmental change research, to understand the role of research in conflict resolution, and to train a new generation of Nepali and UK scholars equipped with research expertise for tackling…

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Call for Paper volume V

New Angle: Nepal Journal of Social Science and Public Policy Call for Papers: Understanding the Land Issues and Agrarian Reform in Post Conflict Nepal Coordinating editors Dr. Purna Nepali Dr. Fraser Sugden Issues relating to land ownership and tenure are highly contested and controversial globally as well as nationally. In context to Nepal, land has…

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Southasia Institute of Advanced Studies (SIAS) hosted a panel on “Water Security, Ecosystem Service and Livelihood in the Himalaya at Annual Kathmandu Conference on Nepal and Himalaya 2015.

Schedule for the session July 22, 2015  Session : 3:30- 5:00 P.M.  Hall A Panel 4    Water Security, Ecosystem Services and Livelihoods in the Himalayas Chair: Dinesh Paudel   Southasia Institute of Advanced Studies (SIAS), Nepal and Appalachian State University Devendra Chauhan, Vishal Singh, Anvita Pandey, Rajesh Thadani  Centre for Ecology, Development and Research (CEDAR), IndiaNgamindra Dahal  Southasia…

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SIAS Press Release

SIAS Press Release Stakeholder Consultation on ‘Water Security, Ecosystem Services and Livelihoods in Bidur Municipality’. Download SIAS Press Release Roundtable Meeting on “Integrated Water Resource Management (IWRM) In Nepal; Is there a middle way forward?”. Download SIAS Press Release Consultation on “Improving Water Security in Nepal : Agendas for Research, Policy and Practice.”  Download SIAS Press…

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