The Central Department of Geography with support from University Grant Commission organized a two day workshop entitled Importance of Geography in National Development and its Teaching and Research in Higher Education in Nepal on 19-20 Asad, 2074 ( 3-4 July,2017) in Hotel Hillside, Kirtipur, Kathmandu, Nepal. The main objectives of the workshop was to understand the constraints, gaps and opportunities of Geography teaching and research in Nepal and identify the ways to attract students and other stakeholder in geography education from non-formal education to school and universities. A total of 91 participants, including faculty members of constituent campuses located in different parts of the country, from Tribhuvan University, Pokhara University, Kathmandu University, and Far-Western University; representative from the Ministry of Education and the geographers working in the government services, and journalist were participated in the workshop

Workshop Report