Nepal has a long tradition of providing asylum to refugees. Our work in the country includes finding long-term solutions for refugees, such as assisting efforts to increase their self-reliance through greater access to livelihood opportunities, health and education. 

For information about our work in Nepal:

Contact Information

The UNHCR Representation in Nepal

Style of Address:
The UNHCR Representative in Nepal

Street Address:
Dhara Marga-1, Anil Kuti, Maharajgunj, Kathmandu, Nepal

Mailing Address:
P.O Box 2374, Kathmandu, Nepal

Telephone:
977 1 441 4989

Facsimile:
977 1 441 2853

Email:
nepka@unhcr.org

Time Zone:
GMT + 5.45

Working Hours:
Monday: 9:00 - 17:30
Tuesday: 9:00 - 17:30
Wednesday: 9:00 - 17:30
Thursday: 9:00 - 17:30
Friday: 9:00 - 17:30
Saturday:
Sunday:

Public Holidays:
01 January 2018, new year
01 March 2018, holi
06 April 2018, orthodox good friday
30 April 2018, day of vesak
15 June 2018, eid al fitr
21 August 2018, edi al adha
19 September 2018, yom kippur
17 October 2018, dashain ashtami
18 October 2018, dashain nawami
19 October 2018, dashain dashami

The UNHCR Representation in Nepal

Nepal Fact Sheet

Refugee ProtectionOperations