Participants will represent many sectors, including researchers, practitioners, activists, students and representatives of universities, educational and research institutions, government organizations, United Nations agencies, International/Non-Governmental Organizations and other agencies. Participants will come from many parts the world, including Nepal, SAARC countries, China, Thailand, Australia, Indonesia, Pakistan, India, and Arab and Gulf States. Renowned Nepali and international scholars will be invited as keynote speakers. Participants will be:

  • Nepali academics, researchers, students and practitioners
  • International academics, researchers, students and practitioners
  • Government authorities, policy makers and development partners
  • Field-level transformative practitioners and institutions