ContactHon. Ek Nath Dhakal, MP
Naxal - 1
Chapter Secretary General
Global Peace Council Member
December 24, 2015
Kathmandu, Nepal—Hon. Ek. Nath Dhakal, chair of UPF-Nepal and South Asia, has been appointed as the Peace and Reconstruction Minister of Nepal, by Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli.
November 26, 2015
Kathmandu, Nepal—From November 24 to 26, 2015, UPF-Nepal hosted a delegation from the Sunhak Peace Prize Committee.
October 7, 2015
New Delhi, India—UPF’s South Asia Peace Initiative organized a meeting on October 4 to express concern over and propose solutions to the deterioration of bilateral relations between India and Nepal.
September 21, 2015
Kathmandu, Nepal—UPF-Nepal celebrated the 10th anniversary of UPF and the International Day of Peace 2015 by providing relief support to young victims of the April 25 earthquake and organizing educational programs.
September 16, 2015
Kathmandu, Nepal—On September 20, Nepal formally adopted a new constitution, making it a secular, multiparty democracy.
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.
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.
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.
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.
July 7, 2015
Asunción, Paraguay—Approximately 300 educators, nonprofit leaders and professionals attended an event where new Ambassadors for Peace were appointed.
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.
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.
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?”
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
February 5, 2015
Lalitpur, Nepal - NIMS College in Lalitpur hosted a World Interfaith Harmony Week program on Feb. 5, 2015. About 70 people attended the event.