1,500 Attend Peace Blessing as Nepalese Lawmakers Redraw State Lines

August 8, 2015

Kathmandu, Nepal—An overflow crowd of 1,500 people attended a marriage rededication and peace Blessing ceremony co-organized by UPF-Nepal. 

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UPF-Nepal Develops Character Education Curriculum

August 6, 2015

Kathmandu, Nepal—UPF-Nepal held a meeting to begin drafting a character education curriculum it has been asked to create by the Minister of Education of Nepal. 

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UPF-Nepal Vice Chair in Op-Ed: Family Values Vital in Rebuilding Nepal

July 29, 2015

Kathmandu, Nepal—Mr. Santosh Paudel, vice chairman of UPF-Nepal, had an opinion-page article published in a major daily newspaper in Nepal on July 29. 

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UPF-Nepal Vice Chair Featured on Editorial Page

July 8, 2015

Kathmandu, Nepal—Mr. Santosh Paudel, vice chairman of UPF-Nepal, was featured on an editorial page of a major daily newspaper in Nepal on July 8.

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UPF-Paraguay Welcomes New Ambassadors for Peace

July 7, 2015

Asunción, Paraguay—Approximately 300 educators, nonprofit leaders and professionals attended an event where new Ambassadors for Peace were appointed.

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Nepali Media Supports UPF’s Vision of Social Transformation

July 6, 2015

Nagarkot, Nepal—At the first Media Leaders Seminar in Nepal, journalists offer their support for UPF-Nepal’s vision of social transformation.

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Religious Youth Service Project Helps Rebuild Nepal

June 16, 2015

Kathmandu, Nepal—More than 30 young people from around the world participated in a Religious Youth Service project in Nepal in June.

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Earthquakes, Suffering and God

May 3, 2015

Kathmandu, Nepal - After the earthquake of April 25, 2015, many people asked, “Where was God? So many people died and suffered; why didn’t God stop the earthquake?”

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Aid Reaches People Affected by Nepal Earthquake

May 1, 2015

Kathmandu, Nepal - Distribution of tents and rice to people suffering from the April 25 earthquake that struck Nepal began on May 1.

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UPF-Nepal Appeals for Aid after Earthquake

April 27, 2015

Kathmandu, Nepal - "Let us unite in heart and service during this national crisis," stated Hon. Ek Nath Dhakal, chair of UPF-Nepal, after the earthquake that killed thousands of people.

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Appeal for Aid in Nepal

April 27, 2015

At this time when the Nepalese people are facing a disaster of monumental proportions, our thoughts and prayers go out to the victims and their families. The destructive nature of the earthquake leaves us speechless and deeply saddened.

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UPF-Nepal Launches Associations for Professors, Teachers

March 25, 2015

Kathmandu, Nepal—More than 500 guests attended the inauguration of two significant peacebuilding organizations in Nepal at a special celebration organized by UPF-Nepal on March 25, 2015.

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70,000 in Nepal Affirm Marriage and Family

February 21, 2015

Kathmandu, Nepal — Approximately 70,000 citizens of Nepal gathered to affirm marriage and family on February 21, 2015, as they filled the National Stadium to pledge to uphold premarital purity and marital fidelity.

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Nepal Backs UPF’s Call for UN Interreligious Council

February 21, 2015

Kathmandu, Nepal — The Prime Minister of Nepal, H.E. Sushil Koirala, said that his government would support the call of the late Dr. Sun Myung Moon, the founder of UPF, for an interreligious council at the United Nations.

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World Interfaith Harmony Week Observed in Nepal

February 5, 2015

Nepal HarmonyWeek 2015 02 05Lalitpur, Nepal - NIMS College in Lalitpur hosted a World Interfaith Harmony Week program on Feb. 5, 2015. About 70 people attended the event.

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Overview of UPF-Nepal Activities in 2014

December 31, 2014

Photo retrospective of events organized by UPF-Nepal during 2014.

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Asian Conferences Inspire Educators

December 17, 2014

Thailand-EducatorConference-2014-12-17Bangkok, Thailand - UPF held two conferences for high school and college directors in Bangkok, Thailand, in late December.

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Education's Value Discussed in Nepal

November 30, 2014

Nepal-Educators-2014-NovKathmandu, Nepal - The significance of education to society was the theme of three programs held for Nepal’s school principals in November 2014.

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Sustainable Peace Is Key to Nepal's Progress

November 8, 2014

Kathmandu, Nepal - A South Asia Peace Initiative conference on Nov. 8, 2014, was attended by UPF leaders in Asian countries such as Thailand, Philippines, Indonesia, Singapore, Myanmar, Malaysia and India.

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Parliamentarians Peace Council Inaugurated in Nepal

November 6, 2014

Kathmandu, Nepal - A parliamentarians Peace Council was launched in Nepal Nov. 6, 2014 with 47 incumbent members of parliament.

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