CNSUK 10th Anniversary Celebration, 11 June 2017

Workshop: Political and Civic Participation in the UK: Sharing Experiences and the Way Forward


  1. Venue: University of Oxford, 64 Banbury Road, OX2 6PN
  2. Executive Director of CNSUK Lokendra Dhakal welcomes the participants.
  3. Great to have His Excellency Dr Durga Bahadur Subedi as a chief guest who inaugurated our event.
  4. CNSUK team members presenting about CNSUK’s activities. Firstly, by Dr Govinda Dhahal. Thanks to Dr Dahal who travelled all the way from Canada to join this event.
  5. Dr Krishna Adhikari gives overview of Nepalis in the UK and explains why the research on Nepalis needed.
  6. Interestingly, participants also tweeting. Lex Limbu tweets how surprising statistics about Nepali population in the UK is.
  7. Dr Sangita Shrestha gives updates on CNSUK's research on Social mobility of Nepalis in the UK and explains what we achieved by doing this research.
  8. Dr Chandra Lakshamba presents on Gurkhan pension policies & campaigns.
  9. Dr Sondra Hausner talks about diaspora religions and its importance.
  10. Keen participants at the workshop.
  11. Lokendra Dhakal explains what Motital scholarship is all about.