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Interaction with Kanak Mani Dixit via conference call and Facebook Live

Dear Respected Nepali Community,
You are cordially invited to this important interaction program with Kanak Mani Dixit, a renowned intellectual,
journalist, civic activist, and social worker from Nepal.

Please Join Conference Call and Facebook Live

Facebook Live: Kanak Mani Dixit, Bishwa Subba

Date: 05/07/2017 (Sun)
Time: (8:00-9:30) pm EST

Conf. Call Dial: (712) 432-0385

Conf. Call PIN: 139004


Moderator:
Shailendra Bajracharya (Executive Vice President, NASeA)

Agenda:

  • Opening remark from Bimal Nepal, NASeA President
  • Interaction Topics
    1. Social Works: Spinal Injury Rehab Center  (SIRC) & New Sajha Yatayat,
    2. Civic Society: Pillar of Justice, Democracy and Rule of Law,
    3. Intellectual Journalism: Its Role for Sociopolitical  Development
    4. Culture and Arts: FSA and KIMFF
  • Closing Remark from Mohan Timilsina, NRN GA Chapter president

 

Organized by:
(1) External Relation Committee, Nepalese Association in Southeast America (NASeA)
(2) NRN USA Georgia Chapter

Kanak_ManiKanak Mani Dixit was born on January 27, 1956 in Lalitpur. He is a renowned Nepali intellectual, journalist, civic activist, social worker, and environmentalist.

As an intellectual journalist, he founded the bimonthly magazine Himal in 1987 which subsequently became Himal Southasian and also co-founded Himalmedia. As a civic activist, he played a prominent role in mobilizing Civic Society during the initial days of Jana-andolan III to bring back democracy to Nepal.

As a social worker, he founded Spinal Injury Rehabilitation Center (SIRC) at Dhulikhel, Nepal, the first of its kind in Nepal. And, he gave rebirth to the long defunct Sajha Yatayat in a new form – an eco-friendly sustainable business model.

As a culturalist, he founded Film South Asia (FSA), an annual film festival of documentary films from South Asia. Plus, he also has a key role in supporting popular Kathm