Publications

PEER-REVIEWED PAPERS 
  1. Ghimire, Safal. 2016. Optimised or compromised? United Kingdom support to reforming security sector governance in post-war Nepal. Third World Quarterly. Available at: DOI: 10.1080/01436597.2016.1233811.
  2. Ghimire, Safal. 2016. Making Security Sector Reform Organic: Infrastructures for Peace as an Entry Point? Peacebuilding, DOI:
  3. 10.1080/21647259.2016.1156813
  4. Ghimire, Safal & Upreti BR. 2014. Peace by Corporate Means: How Mature Is the Private Sector for Peacebuilding in Nepal? Journal of Peacebuilding & Development, 9(2), 90–96. doi:10.1080/15423166.2014.947894.
  5. Ghimire, Safal and Upreti, BR. 2014. Wavering between profit-making and change-making: Private media companies in conflicts in Nepal. Media, War & Conflict, 7(2), 187–200. doi:10.1177/1750635214530315.
  6. Ghimire, Safal. 2012. ICT as a Livelihood Option amidst Conflicts: A Case of Nangi Village in Nepal. 2012. In: Uzma T Haroon et al. Redefining Paradigms of Sustainable Development in South Asia. Islamabad: Sang-e-Mill Publishers.
  7. Ghimire, Safal and Upreti, Bishnu Raj. 2012. Corporate Engagement for Conflict Transformation: Conceptualising the Business-Peace Interface. The Journal of Conflict Transformation and Security 2(1): 77-100.
  8. Ghimire, Safal and Upreti, Bishnu Raj. 2011. Community Participation for Environment-friendly Tourism: The Avenue for Local Peace. The Journal of Tourism and Peace Research, 2(1):55-69.
  9. Ghimire, Safal. 2011. Impact of ICT on Rural Livelihood: A Case of Nangi, Myagdi. Media Adhyayan: Journal of Media Studies, (6):15-39.
  10. Upreti, Bishnu Raj and Ghimire, Safal. 2011. New Actors in New Business: Private Sector Engagement for Peacebuilding in Nepal, SASON Journal of Sociology and Anthropology, Volume 2, pp. 265-286.
  11. Upreti, Bishnu Raj; Ghale, Yamuna and Ghimire, Safal. 2010. Food insecurity and social conflict in Nepal. In: Fostering Sustainable Development in South Asia: Responding to Challenges. Islamabad: Sustainable Development Policy Institute-Pakistan and Sang-e-Meel Publication.
BOOKS
  1. Upreti BR, Sharma SR, Upadhay PK, Iff Andrea and Ghimire Safal. 2013. Making Business Count for Peace: Reflections from Tourism Sector in NepalKathmandu: Kathmandu University.
  2. Upreti BR, Poudel SB and Ghimire Safal. 2013. Ignored or Ill-represented? The Grievance of Terai-Madhes Conflict in Nepal. New Delhi: Adroit Publishers.
  3. उप्रेती विष्णुराज, प्याकुर्याल कैलाशनाथ, शर्मा सागरराज र घिमिरे सफल । (सं). 2069 . नेपालमा राज्य पुनर्संरचना: द्वन्द्वोत्तर चुनौती र राज्य निर्माणको सवाल । काठमाडौँ: विकास अध्ययन विभाग/काठमाडौँ विश्वविद्यालय, एन्सिसिआर नर्थ-साउथ र नेपाल सेन्टर फर कन्टेम्पोररी रिसर्च 
  4. Upreti, Bishnu Raj; Pyakuryal Kailash Nath; Sharma, Sagar Raj and Ghimire, Safal, editors. 2010. The Remake of a State:Post-conflict Challenges and State Building in Nepal. Kathmandu: Swiss NCCR (North-South) and HNRSC-Kathmandu University.
  5. Ghimire, Safal. 2007, editor. Suryodaya: A Silver Jubilee Souvenir Book. Pokhara: Suryodaya Youth Club.
BOOK SECTIONS
  1. Ghimire, Safal. 2016. Reforming Security Sector Governance in Nepal: Achievements and Arrears. In: Adhikari P, Ghimire S and Mallik V. eds. Nepal Transition to Peace: A Decade of the Comprehensive Peace Accord (2006-2016). Kathmandu: Nepal Transition to Peace Initiative and USAID-Nepal, pp. 137-148.
  2. Upreti, BR, Ghimire, Safal, & Ghale, Yamuna. 2013. Globalisation and Labour in Conflict-Engulfed Nepal. In Reddy, DN (ed.), Globalisation and Labour in South Asia. Chennai: Institute for Development Alternatives/PANOS South Asia, pp. 181–231.
  3. घिमिरे सफल र उप्रेती विष्णुराज । २०६९ । सहरी अपराधका बिगबिगी र राज्यनिर्माणमा असर । उप्रेती विष्णुराज, शर्मा सागर राज, प्याकुर्‍याल कैलाशनाथ र घिमिरे सफल । सम्पादक । नेपालमा राज्य पुनर्संरचनाः द्वन्द्वोत्तर चुनौती र राज्यनिर्माणको सवाल । काठमाडौँः अनुसन्धानमा दक्षताको लागि स्विस राष्ट्रिय केन्द्र (एनसिसिआर नर्थ-साउथ), दक्षिण एसिया संयोजन कार्यालय, विकास अध्ययन विभाग/स्कुल अफ आर्ट्स-काठमाडौँ विश्वविद्यालय र नेपाल सेन्टर फर कन्टेम्पोररी रिसर्च । पृ. २०१-२२७ ।
CONFERENCE PAPERS
  1. The Chinese Carrot: Beijing's Chequebook Diplomacy and Implications for Security in Post-war Nepal. International Studies Association (ISA-West) Conference, 25-26 September 2015, Pasadena, California, the United States
  2. Post-conflict Reconstruction and Economic Transformation in Nepal: Implication of Housing Bubble on Economic Recovery in Nepal. Presented at 22nd European Conference on South Asian Studies, 25-28 July 2012, Lisbon, Portugal
  3. Impacts of ICT on Livelihoods amidst Conflict Situations in a Rural Nepalese Village. Presented at the 14th Sustainable Development Conference, Sustainable Development Policy Institute; Islamabad, Pakistan, 13-15 December 2011.
  4. Informers as Transformers? Role of Media Houses in Conflicts in Nepal. A paper presented at the joint academic workshop on Money-makers as Peacemakers? Role of Business in Conflict Zones, Swiss Peace Foundation, Peace Research Institute-Frankfort and Centre for Security Studies-Zurich Technical University; Basel, Switzerland, 13-15 November 2011.
  5. Community Participation amidst Tourism Conflicts: The Avenues for Local Peace. International Conference on Peace, Environment and Tourism, Pokhara, Nepal. Global Peace Alliance, September 2011.
  6. Impact of Information, Communication, and Technology (ICT) on Rural Livelihood, International Conference on ICT and Development, Kathmandu, September, 2009.
  7. हुर्कँदो गजल, मौँलाउँदो युवा सहभागिता, मार्टिन चौतारी साहित्य गोष्ठी, सन् २००७.

DISCUSSION PAPER
  1. Upreti Bishnu Raj, KC Sony, Mallet Richard and Babajanian Babken (with Pyakuryal Kailash, Ghimire Safal, Ghimire Anita and Sharma Sagar Raj). 2012. Livelihoods, Basic Services and Social Protection in Nepal. An ODI-SLRC Working Paper. London: Secure Livelihoods Research Consortium at Overseas Development Institute (ODI).
TRANSLATIONS
  1. Ghimire, Safal. 2012. Nepalmaa Rajya Punarsamrachana: Dwandwottar Chunautee ra Rajyanirmaanko Sawaal. Kathmandu: Depart of Development Studies/School of Arts-Kathmandu University, South Asia Office of the NCCR North-South and Nepal Centre for Contemporary Studies.
  2. Ghimire, Safal. 2009. Trans. Peace Process and Federalism in Nepal: Experiences, Reflections, and Learning. Dr. Bishnu Raj Upreti, Nicole Topperwein, and Markus Heiniger, editors. Kathmandu: Swiss NCCR (North-South) and SDC.
  3. Ghimire, Safal. 2009. Trans. Land Politics and Conflict in Nepal: Realities and Potentials of Rural Transformation. Dr. Bishnu Raj Upreti, Dr. Sagar Raj Sharma, and   Jagat Basnet, eds. Kathmandu: Swiss NCCR (North-South.), Community Self-Reliance Centre, and Kathmandu University, HNRSC.
  4. Ghimire, Safal. 2010. Trans. Othello. Nepali synoptic translation of the tragedy Othello by William Shakespeare. Kathmandu. TransReprint (Educational Book House).
  5. Ghimire, Safal. 2008. Trans. Hamlet. Nepali synoptic translation of the tragedy Hamlet by William Shakespeare. Kathmandu. TransReprint (Educational Book House).
MAGAZINE WRITE-UP
  1. Ghimire, Safal. 2013. A Vibrant but Volatile Force: Youths in Social Conflict. Nucleus: A UNE Student Magazine (Peace Special Issue), 3 September 2013. 
Op-Ed CONTRIBUTIONS
See op-ed articles by Safal Ghimire in English language here and Nepali language here.
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