How can Nepal learn from the Nordic model of business management? What does participatory leadership and inclusive decision-making look like in practice? How can we strengthen the trust and constructive dialogue between managers, employees and the government? These were some of the questions raised at the latest Nordic Talk platform on Business Management at the Hotel Himlaya this week.

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Norwegian Ambassador Kjell Tormod Pettersen and Baikuntha Aryal, Joint Secretary Ministry of Finance. 
Photo: Kamla Bisht.

Norway has been a lead supporter for education in Nepal, and since 2009 the main focus of the support has been allocated the government’s sector program for education.

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In honor of the great achievement of the appointment of three female justices including the Chief Justice the Embassy held a gathering yesterday (09.08.16) with justice Sapana Pradhan Malla and prominent pioneers of women right’s movement in Nepal to celebrate this historical achievement.

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Ambassador Pettersen met with Prime Minister Dahal in his office in Singha Durbar on 22 September. Here, Pettersen conveyed his congratulations to PM Dahal with his appointment, as well as with the one-year anniversary for Nepal’s Constitution. PM Dahal expressed his appreciation for Norway's assistance after the devastating earthquake last year and for its contribution to the peace process...

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A greeting from the Norwegian Ambassador to Nepal, H. E. Mr. Kjell Tormod Pettersen.

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On August 30, we marked The International Day of Enforced Disappearances. One of the many commemorations to mark the day was organised by the National Network of Families of Disappeared and Missing Nepal (NEFAD) at Mandala Theatre Nepal. This is an annual event that includes photo exhibition, poetry, theatre and a candle light ceremony to remember the disappeared. On this day, we stand in...

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Friday 19th of August, the Blue Diamond Society in Nepal organized the 6th International LGBTI Pride Festival in Kathmandu. This event was in support of the LGBTI community (lesbian, gay, bi-sexual and trans-sexual), and included a spectacular parade passing through the center of Kathmandu. The theme of this year’s pride festival was "Violence Free Society, Full of Respect and Dignity"....

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