About Nepal

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Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal
सङ्घीय लोकतान्त्रिक गणतन्त्र नेपाल
Loktāntrik Ganatantra Nepāl
Flag Coat of arms
Motto: जननी जन्मभूमिश्च स्वर्गादपि गरीयसी (Nepali)
"Mother and Motherland are Greater than Heaven"
Anthem: Sayaun Thunga Phulka
Made of Hundreds of Flowers
 
Capital
and largest city
Kathmandu(Nepaliकाठमाडौं)
27°42′N85°19′E / 27.700°N 85.317°E
Official languages Nepali
Demonym Nepali, Nepalese, Gurkhas
Government Republic
 -  President Ram Baran Yadav
 -  Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli
 
 
Legislature Constituent Assembly
Unification
 -  Kingdom declared 25 September 1768
 -  State declared 15 January 2007 
 -  Republic declared 28 May 2008 
Area
 -  Total 147,181 km2 (95th)
56,827 sq mi
 -  Water (%) 2.8
Population
 -  2011 census 26,494,504[4]
 -  Density 180/km2 (62nd)
518/sq mi
GDP (PPP) 2012 estimate
 -  Total $39.899 billion[5]
 -  Per capita $1,400[5]
GDP (nominal) 2012 estimate
 -  Total $19.921 billion[5]
 -  Per capita $743[5]
Gini (2010) 32.8[6]
medium
HDI (2013) Increase 0.463[7][8]
low ·157th
Currency Nepalese rupee (NPR)
Time zone NPT(UTC+5:45)
  DST not observed
Drives on the left
Calling code +977
ISO 3166 code NP
Internet TLD .np

Projects

COMMUNITY HEALTH CLINIC

TheCommunity Health Clinic is located in the remote community of Namtar in the northwest part of Makawanpur District, about 15 kilometers from the Tribhuban Highway. It is run in partnership with...

COMMUNITY HEALTH AND EMPOWERMENT PROJECT (CHEP)

CHEP III is a community-based project that aims to improve the health status and livelihoods of poor and marginalized communities. The project focuses on improving livelihoods among four ultra-poor...

  • COMMUNITY HEALTH CLINIC

  • COMMUNITY HEALTH AND EMPOWERMENT PROJECT (CHEP)