The Nepali government`s response to the earthquake and recent political developments in Nepal
Convenor: Nils Butenschøn
Dr Seira Tamang is in the Executive Board of the think-tank Martin Chautari in Kathmandu and a renown political scientist and commentator to current affairs in Nepal.
She is in Oslo and will talk at the Norwegian Centre for Human Rights. This will be a rare opportunity to get a first-hand account of the recent tragic developments in Nepal and the authorities’ and politicians’ response to the events.
Martin Chautari is a private research institute named after Martin Hoftun who tragically died in a plane crash in 1992 while establishing a network of young academics in Nepal. Seira Tamang has written a number of publications and articles and she is frequently used as panellist or in public debates, offering a critical view on the political development of Nepal.
Web page: http://www.martinchautari.org.np/