Training/Workshop on PAR

Training/Workshop on Participatory Action Research (PAR)

25th and 26th February 2018

Training/Workshop Announcement

Kathmandu University School of Education (KUSOED) is organizing a two-day training/ workshop on Participatory Action Research (PAR) for development professionals, researchers, students and professionals. The training/Workshop introduces Participatory Action Research (PAR). The overall goals of the Workshop are to enhance the capacity of participants, to effectively integrate PAR as a sustainable community development tool their planning and implementation. In the Workshop participants will identify existing obstacles and challenges, and exchange experiences and share good practices amongst participants to expand their own knowledge and experiences. The workshop will be held from February 25 and 26th from 9.30 am – 5:00 pm at the training hall of Kathmandu University School of Education and will be provided in English. The detail of the workshop/training is as follows:

 Details of the Training/Workshop

Workshop on Community Transformation Through Participatory Action Research

Important Links:

1. Concept Note

2. Registration form

Organizer Kathmandu University School of Education
Date 25th and 26th February 2018 (9.30 am to 5 pm)
Venue Training Hall, Kathmandu University School of Education, Hattiban, Lalitpur

·         Dr. Deborah Young*

·         Dr. Prakash C Bhattarai

·         Ms. Meenakshi Dahal


*Dr. Young is an Associate Professor in the Department of Contemplative Education at Naropa University in Boulder, Colorado and executive director of Empowering Communities Globally for the Care of Children (INGO). Using participatory action research and change theory methodologies, Deborah uses raciolinguistics, contemplative critical pedagogy, and decolonizing frameworks in her home town and communities.

Possible participants Development professionals, researchers, PhD students

NRS 5000

(Training fee includes breakfast, lunch, material and certificate)

For more details, contact:

Ms Meenakshi Dahal, Telephone: 9851084188, Email:,

Dr. Prakash C Bhattarai, Tel: 9841237433, Email:

For registration, contact:

Contact: Ms. Bineeta Baral at 9851193334,


Final date of registration

By 5pm, 20th February 2018