Release program of Nepal economic outlook 2017-18 and IIDS data portal(Nepstat) organized by PNMF & IIDS

Pratiman Neema Memorial Foundation and Institute for Integrated Development Studies jointly organized release program of Nepal economic outlook 2017-18 & IIDS data portal (Nepstat) at LCS meeting hall, PNMF. The program was chaired by Mr. Hari Prasad Adhikari (mayor of siddharthanagar municipality) and chief guest was Prakash Shrestha (vice chair person of planning commission province 5) Thaneswor Gautam (Secretary of ministry of economic affairs & planning) and Gulab Dhawal were the key note speaker who emphasized on important of reliable data in decision making and allocation of funds for the development. This joint collaboration of release program between Pratiman-Neema Memorial Foundation and IIDS was a great initiation of partnership at the provincial level to  get an overview of the economic situation from interactive discussion with policy makers, academicians, scholars, professionals, students  of this region and plan for future collaborative work for provincial level economic outlook. This is an effort to build rapport and close coordination with all the federal level and local governments of the country.