United Nations Peace Fund For Nepal – Fact Sheet – August 2012


Key Features of the United Nations Peace Fund for Nepal (UNPFN):

  • Delivering focused, time-limited support for urgent peace process and early recovery tasks

  • Complementing the Nepal Peace Trust Fund and other existing mechanisms by focusing only on tasks that cannot be funded or implemented through existing Government mechanisms

  • Ensuring governance arrangements are complementary and aligned with the Nepal Peace Trust Fund to promote a harmonised and coherent approach

  • Providing rapid and flexible responses to requests whilst ensuring a strategic UN approach that is sensitive to the unique needs of Nepal’s transitional environment

  • Enhancing UN and donor coordination to ensure more coherent international support to Nepal