Asst. Prof. Dev Kumar Sunwar

Contact: Suryabinyak-4, Dadhikot, Bhaktapur, Bagmati, Nepal | 01-6634455, 01-6634663

Email : devkumarmail@gmail.com

Designation: Assistant Professor


Mr. Dev Kumar Sunuwar is Assy. Prof at Kathmandu School of Law teaching Public International Law. He has extensively written on international human rights and issues concerning indigenous peoples in various media and journals. For a decade, he was also extensively engaged with UN Human Rights mechanisms and systems for bringing their attentions in regards to concerns of indigenous peoples. 


Research Projects

  1. Contributed a chapter titled ‘Human Trafficking and Indigenous women of Nepal,’ on the book ‘Pahichanko Khoji’ in search of identity’ published by Indigenous Media Foundation, 2016. 
  2. A journal ‘Media Development’, Article ‘What do the SDGs mean for the World’s Indigenous Peoples? A quarterly Published by the World Association for Christian Communication, Canada, 2019. 

Research Interest/Research Area

  1. Indigenous Peoples and International Law
  2. Business and Human Rights issues concerning Indigenous Peoples