Published Date: 2019-03-28, Thursday
The Department of Development Studies at SOA, in collaboration with the School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences at Loughborough University in the UK, organized a workshop on the theme of ‘New Development Frontiers: The Role of Youth, Sport and Cultural Interventions’ at the Conference Hall of SOA in Hattiban on April 27, 2018. Dr Aoife Sadlier, Research Associate working for the project at Loughborough University, gave a presentation highlighting the main features of the research project and explaining its objectives to the participants. The participants consisted of sports personalities, professional high trail runners and cyclists, as well as musicians and academicians. An engaging discussion followed, which explored how sport, culture and education can be harnessed more effectively for Nepal’s future sustainable development.