Binaya M. Shrestha
Resum’e
Personal Details

Full Name :Binaya Man Shrestha Date of Birth :September 30th 1945 Citizenship :Nepalese
Telephone :+ 977 1 5527261
Fax :+ 977 1 5523746
e-mail :chkathmandu@cancilleria.gov.co
Mailing Address :Jhamshikel, Lalitpur, GPO 2676 Kathmandu, Nepal

Academic Qualification

M.A. – Economics
University of Calcutta
Calcutta, India
1970
M.A.- Development Economics
University of Sussex
England, U.K.
1973
Ph.D Program
Institute of Development Studies
England, U.K.
1976 – 1979
Doctoral Thesis on “Irrigation Bureaucracy in Nepal” yet to be completed
Professional Experience

2012 – Till Date
Honorary Consul of Columbia in Nepal
1984 – 2012
Honorary Consul of Brazil in Nepal
1984 – 2005
Consultancy Services mainly related to Hydro-Power Development
1996 – 1998
Member – Board of Directors – Nepal Electricity Authority
2004 – 2005
Member – Board of Directors – Nepal Industrial Development Board
2004 – 2005
Member – UNESCO: Nepal National Commission – Social Committee

Awards & Honors

“Mahendra Vidhya Bhusan” in 1970 (Highest Honor for Academic Excellence in Nepal)
“British Council Scholarship” for Post Graduate Program in Sussex, U.K.
“ IDS Scholarship” for Ph.D. Program at Institute of Development Studies at U.O.S. , U.K.
Selected Publications

-­‐ “Implementation of Management Information System at Nepal Electricity Authority”
Sub-­‐Committee Report jointly with Sri. Himalaya Sumshere Rana submitted to NEA in 1997.

-­‐ “Responsibilities and Authority of Deputy Managing Directors at Nepal Electricity Authority ”
Sub -­‐ Committee Report jointly with Sri. Himalaya Sumshere Rana submitted to NEA in 1998.

-­‐ “Reintegration of Victims of Armed Conflict -­‐ For Adoption by UNESCO in its Plan for 2005 ”
Sub –Committee Report jointly with Sri. Sridhar Prasad Pokhrel submitted to UNESCO -­‐ NNC in 2005.

-­‐ “Community-­‐Based Rehabilitation of People with Disabilities -­‐ For Adoption by UNESCO in 2005 ”
Sub-­‐Committee Report jointly with Sri. Sridhar Prasad Pokhrel submitted to UNESCO -­‐ NNC in 2005.

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