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Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland

Embassy of Finland, Kathmandu


Bishalnagar, G.P.O. Box 2126
Kathmandu, Nepal
Tel. +977-1-4417 221, 4416 636
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Finnish Ambassador visit to Gorkha district to monitor WASH reconstruction program

Ambassador Anttinen, UNICEF representative and the Rural Municipality Chair handing over the Certificate to the Chair (woman) of Water Sanitation User group of Bhumethan Water SchemeGorkha is the most hard hit area during the 2015 earthquake, the epicenter (Barpak) falls on the Northern part of the district. With a lot of infrastructure damage, nearly 9000 death cases came forward. Humanitarian aid and International agencies generously approached for building back process. After the Post Disaster Needs Assessment report, Finland also pledged € 2 million during the International Conference on Nepal’s Reconstruction. The support was channeled through UNICEF Nepal in 2016. More...

The bilateral country consultation took place in Kathmandu

Country consultationsThe bilateral country consultations between the Government of Nepal (GoN) and the Republic of Finland (GoF) were held in Kathmandu on 19 February 2019. The representative of Nepal was Shreekrishna Nepal, Joint Secretary, International Economic Cooperation Coordination Division, Ministry of Finance and on the Finnish side Kimmo Lähdevirta, Director General, Department for the America and Asia, Ministry for Foreign Affairs. More...

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