Lost in Transition: Rebuilding Nepal
THIS EVENT IS ARCHIVED
Kul Chandra Gautam
Date: 9 March 2016Time: 5:00 PM
Finishes: 9 March 2016Time: 7:00 PM
Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings Room: DLT
Type of Event: Seminar
In this seminar, former Assistant Secretary-General of the United Nations and Deputy Executive Director of UNICEF, Kul Gautam, will discuss his recently published book, Lost in Transition: Rebuilding Nepal from the Maoist Mayhem and Mega Earthquake (nepa~laya, 2015). Commentary will be provided by Professor David Gellner, Professor of Social Anthropology and Fellow of All Souls College, University of Oxford.
This seminar will be chaired by Professor Michael Hutt, Director of the SOAS South Asia Institute.
**PLEASE NOTE THE CHANGE OF VENUE - THIS SEMINAR WILL NOW BE HELD IN THE DLT, MAIN BUILDING, SOAS, UNIVERSITY OF LONDON**
Kul Gautam was born in Gulmi district, Nepal, and rose to be Deputy Executive Director of UNICEF. In 2011-12 he served as Special Advisor to the Prime Minister of Nepal on International Affairs and the Peace Process. He serves on the board of several international organizations and charities, including Oxfam. Many of his writings can be found at www.kulgautam.org.
This seminar is free and open to the public to attend. No registration is necessary.
Organiser: SOAS South Asia Institute
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