Launch of Kul Chandra Gautam’s Global Citizen from Gulmi


Kul Chandra Gautam’s book “Global Citizen from Gulmi” was launched on August 7th. In the book, the former diplomat recounts his journey from the hills of Gulmi to the halls of the United Nations.

“Kunjarmani Gautam was born in the late 40s in a remote village 🌄 which had no schools 🏫, roads 🛣️ or electricity 💡. He learnt Devnagari alphabet by writing them on the ground with stick. Later he changed his name to Kul Chandra Gautam after his favorite poet. #Gulmi2Global” (taken from UNICEF Nepal’s Twitter page).

The current Minister for Foreign Affairs, Pradeep Gyawali spoke at the book launch. Also present at the book launch were Sujeev Shakya, Nilamber Acharya, Valerie Julliand, UN Resident Co-ordinator and many others.

Sujeev Shakya wrote a book review on “Global Citizen from Gulmi”

Kunda Dixit also wrote a book review on “Global Citizen from Gulmi”

The book is published by Nepalaya books.