Partnerships between academia and communities have increasingly become an integral part of the learning environment of any higher learning system. PNMF defines community engagement in a broader sense as collaboration between itself and the larger communities –locally, regionally, nationally, and globally. Interactions with the global and the local communities can take place in many dimensions.
- Curricular engagement and internships
- Collaborative outreach and public service
- Community engaged research and citizen science
- Capacity building and visitor-ship
- Social Justice and Empowerment
With its ever growing presence and assets in education, research, and the intellectual network, PNMF has embarked on a bold mission to become one of the best knowledge platforms in the country.
Connecting People to Save Danda River
The Danda River system is stressed and it needs our attention. This 20 KM long river runs through the open fields, patches of wetlands, and urban forests, and it looks like a healthy eco-system capable of supporting and harboring variety of species of plants and wildlife. Read more
Women’s Community Center
A collaborative team consisting of a student group from the University of New Mexico (UNM4Nepal), Kathmandu University, Dhulikhel Hospital Kathmandu University Hospital, Pratiman-Neema Memorial Foundation (PNMF), the Department of Civil Engineering, and the Nepal Study Center of the University of New Mexico begins a construction project in Bahunipati: the Women’s Community Center Project. Read more