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:
[email protected]

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 2019, New Year's Day
05 June 2019, Eid-AI -Fitr
12 August 2019, Eid-AI-Adha
07 October 2019, Dashain (Nawami)
08 October 2019, Dashain (Da shami)
09 October 2019, Dashain (Ekadashi)/Yom Kippur
28 October 2019, Tihar (Gobardhan Puja)
29 October 2019, Tihar (Bhai Tika)
25 December 2019, Christmas

Nepal Fact Sheet

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