Nepal Center for Contemporary Research
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Dr. Sony K.C.

Visiting Fellow


Ms. KC is currently pursuing her PhD degree from Kathmandu University, School of Arts. She has been engaged with NCCR as a visiting associate.


Upreti BR and KC Sony. 2014. Future of Livelihoods, Basic Services and Social Protection in the Post-Conflict Nepal. In Aneel S.S, Haroon UT, Niazi, I (editors). Sustainable Development in South Asia: Shaping the Future. Sustainable Development Policy Institute. Lahore: Sang-e-Meel Publications, 2014. Pp. 169-185.

Upreti BR, KC Sony.  2012. Mallet Richard and Babajanian Babken (with Pyakuryal Kailash, Ghimire SafalGhimire Anita and Sharma Sagar Raj). 2012. Livelihoods, Basic Services and Social Protection in Nepal. An ODI-SLRC Working Paper. London: Secure Livelihoods Research Consortium at Overseas Development Institute (ODI).

KC Sony. 2012. Roles and Challenges of women in Tourism Sector of Western Nepal: A Micro Ethnographic study, Nepal Tourism Development Review. Vol (2), No. 1. 

KC Sony, Upreti BR. 2013. Social Protection for Human Security. In Upreti BR, Bhattarai R & Wagle GR (editors). Human Security in Nepal: Concepts, Issues and Challenges (2013), Katmandu, Nepal Institute for Policy Studies and South Asia Regional Coordination Office of NCCR (North-South). Pp. 59-87.

Harris D, McCord A & KC Sony. 2013. The politics of a National Employment Guarantee Scheme in Nepal: An initial assessment and feasibility. London: Overseas Development Institute. 



Newspaper Publications:


"The Forgotten Ones" The Kathmandu Post.2013-07-16. see

"Walking for Nothing" The Kathmandu Post. 2012-12-09.

"No Country for Old men" The Kathmandu Post. 2011-10-16. see