Two steps forward, one step back: the Nepal peace process
Publication date: 
2017
Accord issue: 
Issue 26

In this interview, Shankar Sharma, former Vice-Chair of the National Planning Commission explains how the concept of inclusion gained prominence as a result of the ‘People’s War’. National and donor priorities aligned around inclusion mid-way through the fighting, and inclusion was operationalized by ensuring the involvement of communities in development programming.