Science, Research and Technology in Nepal

This report on the status of Science, Research and Technology in Nepal was commissioned by UNESCO of the Royal National Academy of Science and Technology (RONAST). In preparing the draft report, RONAST used a combination of source materials, updating its previous work on the topic with a recent literature review and survey of major sectors. The report was presented to an expert group for further input and was published in 2006.

For the purpose of the report, science encompasses only the natural sciences. The report contains a:

  • Historical Review,
  • Review of Current Institutional Capabilities
  • Review of S&T Policies
  • Focus on the Status of Different S&T Disciplines, and
  • Policy Recommendations.

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For details, contact the UNESCO office in Nepal

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