Young Voice——Dhiroj Prasad Kirala

Dhiroj Prasad Koirala is a social activist emphasizing on educational and environmental issues. He has worked as a regional ambassador of TUNZA Eco-generation for one and half years.

Dhiroj Prasad Koirala is honored by SAESM award on a research paper presentation during South Asian Economics Student Meet (SAESM) held in Kathmandu, Nepal during 17-22 December, 2012. He went to Pakistan to present his scientific paper related to political economy of forest encroachment during South Asian Economics Student Meet (SAESM), 2013.He went to Indonesia to participate in Asia-Pacific Youth Training on Media and Civic Participation which was organized by UNESCO Jakarta. Similarly,He has achieved World Congress Scholarship Award in 2013 and has made an inspirational documentary about post-secondary education in Nepal.

These days, He is working as the president of a local NGO named Youth For Sustainable Development (YFSD) which is supporting the study of poor students of government schools of Sindhuli district, Nepal. He says, “Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.”