Webinar: Decentralization and Localization in Asia – Experiences from Nepal

Since the adoption of its constitution in 2015, Nepal has been pursuing a federal structure, with elected provincial and local governments now responsible for the delivery of key public services. This presentation and discussion considers the progress, opportunities and challenges faced in the implementation of the new federal system in Nepal.
Wednesday, September 15, 2021: 10 am BKK, 8:45 am KTM / Tuesday, September 14, 2021: 11 pm EDT

IntroductionCharles Cadwell, Urban Institute
Progress, opportunities and challenges in implementing federalism in Nepal [Watch on YouTube]Meghan Nalbo, The Asia Foundation
Bishnu Adhikari, The Asia Foundation
Perspectives on co-creating more inclusive and effective decentralization and localizationEgbert Pos, FCDO
Discussion / Q & AModerator, audience, and panelists

This webinar is part of the Local Public Sector Alliance Knowledge Week on Decentralization and Local Development in Asia.