October 11-12, 2020


Kathmandu, Nepal



International Knowledge Forum (IKF) - 2020

IKF-2020 is an online conference organised by The Netherlands’ Alumni Association of Nepal (NAAN). This event will bring practitioners and leaders from various institutions and discuss on the topics such as governance, sustainable development, infrastructure development, resilient health  with cross cutting themes such as Capacity Strengthening, Gender / equality, Resiliency and Vulnerability, Economics, Finance and Employment and Impacts of COVID-19 through interactive discussions, knowledge sharing, training, and networking.

Event Timeline

Call for abstracts are open for submission. Original and unpublished researches related to the themes of the conference are expected for the presentation.

  1. 10 Oct, 2020


    Registration Deadline

  2. 15 Sep, 2020


    Abstract Submission Deadline

  3. 15 Sep, 2020


    Notification of acceptance of Abstract

  4. 30 Sep, 2020


    Full Paper submission

  5. 11 - 12 Oct, 2020


    International Knowledge Forum 2020 Event Day


Dr. Pitamber Sharma

Keynote Speaker

Former Vice-Chair, National Planning Commission

Prof. Dr. Stefan Uhlenbrook

Strategic Program Director International Water Management Institute (IWMI)

David Jurca

Seventh Hill LLC
Vice-Chair on the Board of Canalway Partners

Dr. Prisca Zwanikken

Senior Health Advisor
international Public Health

Yvan Marcos Lopez Gonzales

Agricultural Engineer, Agrarian National University La Molina (UNALM), Peru

Dr. Moses Modey Ama

Coordinator, Nigeria REDD+ Programme, UN Climate Change intervention initiative.

Dr. Meghnath Dhimal

Chief of Research Division at the Nepal Health Research Council (NHRC),

Dr. Manohara Khadka

Senior Researcher, International Water Management Institute (IWMI)

Dr. Roberto Arturo Caballero Grande

Dr. of Agricultural Sciences, Wilhelm Pieck Uni of Rostock

Hon. Balananda Paudel

Chairperson, National Natural Resource and Fiscal Commission

Dr. Pranita Bhushan Udas

International Researcher- Water, Climate Change and Gender

Dr. Madan Pariyar

Former Chairmen, High Level Commission for State Reconstruction

Dr. Prajal Pradhan

Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research

Dr. Mary Hobley

Board of Trustees
Center for International Forestry Research
United Kingdom

Prof. Umesh Kulshrestha

Deputy Director, South Asian Nitrogen Center
New Delhi, India

Dr. Pasang Dolma Sherpa

ED, Center for Indigenous People's Research & Development

Lucas Harms

Managing Director
Dutch Cycling Embassy

Dr Smrittee Kala Panta

Co-founder, Samriddhi Agriculture Research and Development

Dilip Nandwani, PhD, CPH

Professor, College of Agriculture,
Tennessee State University

Dr. Shritu Shrestha

Researcher at Wuppertal Institute for Climate, Environment and Energy, Germany

Mr. Kewal Prasad Bhandari

Secretary, National Planning Commission, Government of Nepal(GoN)

Dr. Lee Altier

College of Agriculture
California State University

Dr. Tapan Kumar Adhya

Director, South Asia Nitrogen Centre, & Professor, School of Biotechnology, KIIT University

Priyank Patel

Sustainability Consultant, Climate Reality Leader, Civil Engineer, India

Thematic Areas

We believe these thematic areas touches issues at hand and needs an immediate discussion and intervention at a larger scale with cross cutting issues such as Capacity Strengthening, Gender / equality, Resiliency and Vulnerability, Economics, Finance and Employment and Impacts of COVID-19

Policy, Governance and Institution

  • Gender mainstreaming in development sectors
  • Strengthen coordination among law enforcement agencies, communities and enterprises in federal systems.
  • Innovative governance options for employment generation and poverty alleviation
  • Better society through health, sanitation and education
  • Promote private and public engagement  for sustainable economic growth and natural resources
  • Role of government at federal, provincial and local level for enhanced livelihoods
  • Sustainable financing for economic growth and ending poverty
  • Institutional innovation for sustainable mobility plans
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Sustainable development in agriculture, and natural resource management.

  • The Water–Food–Energy Nexus
  • Climate change, adaptation and green sector growth for prosperous society
  • Strengthen and promote sustainable farming systems to contribute economic growth
  • Water Resources Development in Nepal – Climate Change, Impacts and Implications
  • Community based conservation and management of forests
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Sustainable Urban and Infrastructure Development

  • Sustainable Cities
  • Circular Economy
  • Sustainable Urban Mobility Plan
  • Environment friendly Infrastructures
  • Innovation on green sectors and green economy
  • Tourism and its regain the momentum
Explore More

Resilient Health and Sanitation

  • Public Health and Sanitation
  • Health sector infrastructure development in developing countries
  • Preparedness in potential pandemic health crisis
  • Response during and post  Pandemic by stakeholders
Explore More

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