About Nepal Institute for Strategic Studies

NISS is an independent, apolitical, non-profit and nonpartisan national organization which provides a common forum for individuals and organizations from the government, political parties, security sector institutions and civil society and other stake holders to hold discussion on issues of PSDD. Through research studies, interactions, debates and training and knowledge sharing NISS aims to support the government, parliamentarians, security institutions, and stakeholders by producing strategic level papers and policy recommendations in areas of PSDD and advocate the same at the national, regional and international level. The institute coordinates intellectual leadership

“ Expand the institution’s network within and beyond the nation. ”

News and Events

Apr 1 2018

Witnessing Palace, Power and Politics

Former Military Secretary Lt Gen Vivek Kumar Shah with his thirty years of service in the Royal Palace has published book titled ‘Witnessing Palace, Power and Politics’This book is an

Mar 7 2018

Interaction Program on OBOR & Nepal’s Development Prospects 2018

An Interaction Program on “OBOR & Nepal’s Development Prospects” was organised by Nepal Institute for Strategic Studies ( NISS ) on 07th March 2018 at Hotel Shangri La



May 22, 2018

ओलीको अक्षम्य कूटनीतिक लापरबाही

२०७२ को मधेस आन्दोलन र नाकाबन्दीमा राष्ट्रिय मनोबल निर्माण गर्न प्रधानमन्त्री केपी ओलीले असाधारण नेतृत्व क्षमता र दृढता प्रदर्शन गरेका थिए। त्यतिखेर ओलीले अलिकता कमजोरी देखाएको र मुलुकको भविष्यबारे जनतामा

May 21, 2018

Good for Nepal

Communist unity is a historical step to have a stable government and to focus on national agenda of economic development and social progress

The unification between Nepals

May 18, 2018

Memories of 2015 blockade will haunt Modis Nepal visit

As the visit by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to Nepal approaches, there are indications on social media that he will face a chilly welcome Hashtags like #BlockadeWasCrimeMrModi and #ModiNotWelcome