A special edition of the Forum’s Challenge of Diversity DVD was recently launched in English and Nepali.
About 45 people participated in the event, including members of Nepal’s Constitutional Assembly, which is writing the country’s new constitution. Political party leaders, diplomats and civil society representatives also took part.
A total of 300 copies of the DVD were made to distribute to key decision makers and the media in Nepal.
The Nepali edition of Forum President George Anderson’s book, Fiscal Federalism: A Comparative Introduction, was also released at the event.
The launch took place on October 29, 2009, at the United Nations Development Programme’s Center for Constitutional Dialogue in New Baneshwor, Kathmandu.