Social Science Baha
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Social Science Baha
invites you to the

Panel discussion
on
Migration, Agriculture and Rural Development
Experiences from China, Ethiopia, Kyrgyzstan and Morocco

3:30-5:30 pm | 8 December 2019 (Sunday) | Hotel Ambassador, Lazimpat, Kathmandu

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Social Science Baha
announces
The Mahesh Chandra Regmi Lecture 2020

Ranabir Samaddar
on
The Urban Turn
4 pm | 20 February 2020 (Thursday) | Hotel Shanker, Lazimpat, Kathmandu

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CALL FOR PAPERS
CESLAM Kathmandu Migration Conference
19-20 March 2020

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MoU on Bihari Krishna Fellowship in Ethnographic Research

Under the Bihari Krishna Fellowship in Ethnographic Research set up at Social Science Baha (SSB), a Memorandum of Understanding has been signed between SSB and the Central Department of Anthropology (CDA) at Tribhuvan University to set up two fellowship: i. PhD ethnographic research fellowship, and ii. PhD dissertation-to-book fellowship. The duration of the PhD ethnographic research fellowship will be one year and of the PhD dissertation-to-book fellowship, six months. The Bihari Krishna Fellowship in Ethnographic Research was set up in 2011 through a donation of Rs 5 million from Bihari Krishna Shrestha, one of the pioneering anthropologists of Nepal. The MoU was signed in the presence of Mr Shrestha by Professor Nirmal Man Tuladhar, Chair of SSB and Dr Dambar Chemjong, Head of Department at CDA on 4 November 2019 at the CDA.

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The Ninth Annual Kathmandu Conference on Nepal and the Himalaya
29–31, July 2020

organised by
Social Science Baha, Association for Nepal and Himalayan StudiesBritain-Nepal Academic CouncilCentre for Himalayan Studies-CNRS & Nepal Academic Network (Japan)

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About Us

Social Science Baha is an independent, non-profit organisation established in January 2002 with the objective of promoting and enhancing the study of and research in the social sciences in Nepal. The first activity undertaken by Social Science Baha (SSB) was to set up a social science library, the only one of its kind in the country so far.