Orientation to NFP fellows in coordination with The Netherlands consulate in Nepal

NAAN in coordination with Netherlands Consulate of Nepal organized one-day orientation program for the fellowship holder on August 5, 2017 at the Entrance CAFE, Bakhundole.  The Orientation was provided to new NFP fellows leaving for both short and masters courses starting from Aug 2017 onwards. The program provided insights on the Netherlands’ culture, things to do in Netherlands and before leaving for studies. The IPP, Mr. Pashupati Nath Koirala along with NAAN members provided necessary and relevant information.

The program was chaired by NFP Fellowship Officer, Ms. Patricia Chettri and provided insights on necessary documents to keep or prepare for visa preparation along with other additional necessary documents during Q&A section. The program is facilitated by secretary of NAAN, Ms. Mimu Raghubanshi. Among 30 NFP fellows for the year 2017/018, 25 attended the program including the former alumni from IHE Delft, RNTC, Wageningen to name a few.

 

Orientation to OKP Fellows 2018

On August 10, 2018, NAAN organized a orientation program for students(OKP fellows) leaving for netherlands. A total of 32 students were selected this year for the OKP fellowship (IHE Delft -15, ISS- 1, KIT- 3, WUR- 10, ICRA- 1 and ITC/University of Twente- 2). Out of 32 fellows, 16 participated in the orientation program to know more about the netherlands practices and things to do while staying there.

 

The program started by introduction of all the participants facilitated by the Secretary, Mimu Raghubanshi followed by an introduction of NAAN by the President. Later, our board member Sudeep Bahadur Singh explained the culture of netherlands through a video demonstration. The IPP, Pashupati Nath Koirala later gave the participants tips and tricks on what to carry during travel, etiquette and mannerisms and important documents to carry with you. The Program concluded with suggestions and closing remarks from Patricia Chettri, Fellowship Officer of The Netherlands consulate in Nepal.