UNITED NATIONS FIELD COORDINATION OFFICE: MID-WESTERN REGION

Contact Person

UN Field Cooridnation Office
Adarshanagar,Surkhet Road
P.O.Box: 88,
Nepalgunj-13, Banke.
Tel: (+977) 081 526238
Fax: (+977) 081 526325
Email:prem.awasthi@one.un.org

Downloadable Maps: District of Mid Western Development Region

Overview of Region

The Mid Western Region (MWR) is the largest of the five development regions of Nepal. It has the same three eco-zones as the other regions: Tarai, hills and mountains. It has some of the most remote and economically depressed areas of the country, in particular the Karnali Zone. It is also home to two major ethnic and religious minorities, Tharu and Muslim, as well as some endangered groups. This paper provides a quick overview of main development issues of the region.Click here to download Overview of Mid-Western Development Region of Nepal

FCO: Nepalgunj Mission Plans