Joint DAAD / NEGAAS Workshop on “Migration and Environmental Change in Nepal”

DAAD-NEGAAS Workshop July 2017 Enlarge image (© German Embassy Kathmandu)

On 21 July 2017, Chargé d’affaires a.i. Ms. Jacqueline Groth - together with Dr. Oli, Secretary at the Ministry of Population and Environment, Prof. Dr. Knerr (University of Kassel) and President of NEGAAS  Mr. Dhakal - inaugurated the workshop “Long-Distance Migration and Environmental Change in Nepal”, which was organized jointly by the Nepal German Academic Association (NEGAAS) and DAAD. The three-day workshop aimed at examining the complex interconnections between migration and environmental change in Nepal and at developing recommendations for policy-makers and further research. NEGAAS aims at strengthening bilateral academic exchanges between the two countries and is a member of GAAN, the umbrella organization of German alumni associations in Nepal.