Name :  Mr. Sushil Kumar Basnet

Date of Birth :  2028-02-20

Permanent address   :  Tulsipur-11 Motipur village, Dang District, Rapti Zone, Nepal

Nationality :  Nepali      

Marital status            : Married

Gender             : Male

Phone                        :  +977-9847820614

           : +977-82-521401 (Res.),

Fax : +977-82521508

Email            :


Academic Qualification


Academic degree Passed Year Institutions
Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com.) 2000 Tribhuwan University, Nepal
Intermediate of Commerce (I.Com.)   1992 Tribhuwan University, Nepal
School Leaving Certificate (SLC) 1989 Nepal SLC board


Summary of Key Expertise (Core competency and areas of work)


  • Over 14years of working expertise in different position at different media house in the area of news collection, news editing, leading interaction program on radio, and radio program production.
  • Expertise in handle interaction program with intellectuals, scholars, politicians, social leaders, indigenous leaders.
  • Research on issues and cases on development and human rights in remote areas and brought those issues at the community level through radio program.
  • Organized and facilitated Constitutional Dialogue (Sambaidhani Bahas) program in VDC, constituency and district level in Nepal.
  • Worked at Merest Nepal since 5 years and coordinated Merest Nepal team at village level for the interaction program at village level.
  • Organized dialogue on Peace and Reconciliation through radio and TV.
  • Presently working as a Reporter in Sagarmatha TV since 6 years.
  • Working as a lead interlocutor in regional dialogue program since 5 years. During the intervention period, worked to solve different local conflict issues like the conflict Tikapur incident .
  • Banke National Park buffer zone area and local people, issues related conflict between cement factory and local resident, involved in different peace talk program and conducted more than 50 peace talk programs especially related to the local issues.
  • Conducted more than 20 trainings related to human rights and conflict in Mid-West and Far-West Development Region.
  • Initiated public hearing in VDC level in coordination with Sajhedari Bikas Program.
  • Initiate public hearing in District level in coordination with District Development Committee, Dang.




SN Title Institution Duration
1 TOT on Conflict Management The Asia Foundation 5 days
2 TOT on Facilitation and Mediation GIZ 10 days
3 TOT on Facilitation and Mediation Skill Development Regional Dialogue Secretariat, Dang 3 days
4 Facilitation and Mediation Skill Development Refresher Regional Dialogue Secretariat, Dang 2 days
5 Facilitation and Mediation Training The Asia Foundation 2  days
6 Facilitation and Mediation The Asia Foundation 10 days
7 Peace building Advance Training The Asia Foundation 5 days
8 Training on Circle Process and Restorative  Justice The Asia Foundation 1 day
9 Radio program production, news writing and presentation Rapti Sewa Center Dang 1 month
10 Radio journalism and radio production  ACORAB ACORAB, Kathmandu 12days
11 Financial management BBC World Service 4 days
12 Radio journalism   Radio Nepal 4 days
13 Election reporting The International Institute of Journalism Berlin Brandenburg (IIJB) 4 days
14 Election reporting Mirest Nepal 2 days
15 Professional report writing NGO Federation, Dang 4 days
16 Creative workshop on Radio Program Production Nepal federation of Journalist 5 days
17 Climate change and conservation TAAL, Dhangadhi 3 days
18 Human Rights TOT HURPES, Kathmandu 2 days




Language Efficiency
Reading Writing Speaking
English Fluent Fluent Good
Hindi Good Good Good
Tharu Fluent Fluent Fluent


Prizes and Awards  


  • Ambassador for Peace given by Universal Peace Federation.
  • Letter of Appreciation and Honor provided by Kamal Multiple Co-operative Ltd. Dang in recognition of the good service provided in the society.
  • Letter of Appreciation by Human Right Price Society Center Office, Kathmandu for the service in the field of Human Rights.
  • Letter of Appreciation and Honour provided by Samudaik Adhyan Kendra, Dang for rendering service in the field of  Environment Protection
  • Letter of Honor provided by Halwar VDC,  Dang  for enhancing and contribution in promotion of Good Governance.
  • Letter of Honor provided by Tulsipur Municipality, Tulsipur, Dang for enhancing and contribution in promotion of Good Governance.
  • Letter of Appreciation given by Lions Club Dang for raising social awareness in Dang district.
  • Letter of Honor given by Pariyabaran Digo Bikash center Bijauri Dang for service rendered in the field of environment protection.
  • Letter of Appreciation given by Federation of Community User Group, Dang for raising awareness in the field of forest protection and climate change.
  • Letter of Honor given by Federation of Journalist Dang for his generous contribution in the field of journalism and media in Dang district.
  • Letter of Appreciation given by DWASH for contribution in District Open Defecation Free campaign in Dang District.
  • Letter of Appreciation given by Reporters Club Dang for continuous contribution in the field of peace, human rights and democracy.
  • Letter of Appreciation given by Devi Prasad Dhital Foundation for contribution in the field of human rights.


Membership in other Organizations


  • HURPES – Secretary Center Committee
  • Nepal Press Union Dang Branch – President
  • Social Solidarity Development – General Secretary
  • Community Radio Tulsipur – Editor
  • Sagarmatha Television – Dang Reporter
  • Regional Dialogue Secretariat Officer – Interlocutor
  • MIREST Nepal – District Coordinator