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

MATERNAL, NEWBORN AND CHILD HEALTH PROJECT (MNCH)

MATERNAL, NEWBORN AND CHILD HEALTH PROJECT (MNCH) Earthquake and its effect left the maternal and neonatal health more devastated in remote areas and MNCH project was implemented across six VDCs...

Community Nutrition and Food Security Project (CNFSP)

Community Nutrition and Food Security Project (CNFSP) The Community Nutrition and Food Security Project (NFSP) has completed its three-year planned activities (October 2013 to December 2016) and is...

Strengthening Primary Health Care and Resource Centre (SPHCRC)

Strengthening Primary Health Care and Resource Centre (SPHCRC) Primary Health Care and Resource Centre (PHCRC), established in 2005, provides comprehensive primary medical care to people in its...

COMMUNITY HEALTH CLINIC (CHC)

COMMUNITY HEALTH CLINIC (CHC)  The Community Health Clinic is located in the remote community of Namtar in the northwest part of Makwanpur District, about 15 kilometres from the Tribhuvan Highway....

CHARITY SUPPORT PROGRAM (CSP)

CHARITY SUPPORT PROGRAM (CSP) (Previously known as SOCIAL WELFARE PROGRAM)  The Charity Support Program exists to support ‘one of’ cases of need that Shanti Nepal staff become aware of in the...

  • MATERNAL, NEWBORN AND CHILD HEALTH PROJECT (MNCH)

  • Community Nutrition and Food Security Project (CNFSP)

  • Strengthening Primary Health Care and Resource Centre (SPHCRC)

  • COMMUNITY HEALTH CLINIC (CHC)

  • CHARITY SUPPORT PROGRAM (CSP)