Curriculum Vitae


Name: Ganesh Prasad Dhakal

Marital Status: Married to Anima Acharya Dhakal, with two children

Career Development:

7 February 2020- present       Non-resident Ambassador of Nepal to Lao PDR

5 August 2019- present          Permanent Representative to the UNESCAP

June 9, 2019 – present            Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Nepal to the Kingdom of Thailand

Nov. 2016 – June 8, 2019       Joint Secretary and Head of North-East Asia Division of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA)

Jun. 2015 – Nov. 2016             Director General of the Department of Consular Services, MoFA

Apr. 2015 – Jun. 2015             Joint Secretary and Head of the Central Asia, West Asia and Africa Division, MoFA

May 2013 – Apr. 2015             Charge d’ Affaires a.i./Deputy Chief of Mission (DCM) in the Embassy of Nepal, Doha

Jan. 2012 – Apr. 2013             Under-Secretary in the MoFA

Oct. 2007 – Jan. 2012             Minister-Counsellor in the Embassy of Nepal, Berlin

Aug. 2003 – Sep. 2007            Under-Secretary in the MoFA

Aug. 1999 – Jul. 2003              Second Secretary/First Secretary in the Embassy of Nepal, Moscow

February 1996                         Joined MoFA as Section Officer

Education: –                            Master in Public Administration (Tribhuvan University, Nepal)

Training/Conference/ Seminars:

-Participation in the Japanese Language Study Programme organised by the Kansai International Exchange Centre, Osaka, Japan from October 1997 to June 1998

-Participation in the Understanding Modern China Programme organised by the China Foreign Affairs University, Beijing in May-June 2007

-Participation in the regional and international forums as a member of the Nepali delegation

-Participation in the Senior Executive Seminar on “Policy and Strategy in World Conflicts organized by Near East South Asia (NESA) Center for Strategic Studies, Washington DC in February 2018.