School of Health and Human Sciences

Narayan Khadka, M.A., Ph.D.
Executive Director, The Institute for Peace and Harmony
M.A. in Peace and Conflict Studies, UNCG

Brief Bio

Narayan Khadka, originally from Nepal, came to Guilford County in 2002 and advocates for immigrants and refugees, particularly Nepali-speaking newcomers and ethnic Nepalis from Bhutan.

Currently, Narayan serves as the Refugee Outreach Coordinator at Senior Resources of Guilford, President of the Triad Nepalese Community Center (TNCC), and President ofGreensboro International Soccer League of the Triad (GISLT). Narayan is also pursuing his PhD in Conflict Analysis and Resolution at Nova Southeastern.

His research interests are refugee and immigration issues, sports as a tool for conflict resolution, and indigenous systems of conflict resolution.