Hari Prasad Shrestha authored 3 books, worked in UNDP Africa for 6 years and 35 years under the Government of Nepal. Upon graduating from Tribhuvan University, he completed postgraduate studies in Italy. Subsequently, he attended the University of Connecticut for management studies where his major was economic development and administration. Mr. Shrestha was a member of several study groups in Nepal and South Sudan. He is a freelance writer and regularly contributes articles to leading dailies and journals all across the world.
Founded in 2011, South Asia Journal (SAJ) is a policy magazine focused on issues relating to South Asia. Bearing no political affiliation, the journal’s goal is to provide discerning, critical perspectives on the South Asian sub-continent and its evolving relationship to the broader world. SAJ aims to highlight emerging regional trends, especially issues which call for more emphasis among decision makers and policy framers.