Bhojraj Pokharel was the Chief Election Commissioner of Nepal from 2006-2009. Amid that time, Mr. Pokharel skillfully figured out how to bring the previous Maoist revolts in the popularity based appointive procedures. He is one of the key planners to guarantee more than 33 percent ladies representation in the parliament furthermore to make this chose body most comprehensive and participative.
Mr. Pokharel has likewise served as the perpetual secretary of different services including the Home Affairs and led a few noteworthy private and open endeavors in Nepal. He is additionally individual from different expert associations including the Transparency International Nepal.
Mr. Pokharel was designated Member of UN Secretary General’s High Level Panel to regulate the Bangladesh Parliamentary races in 2008 and Southern Sudan’s Referenda forms in 2010-1011. He was additionally required in supporting to make an empowering situation for 2013 Bangladesh Parliamentary decision. He was additionally drawn in to bolster in planning foundation for a law based and serene 2015 Parliamentary races in Myanmar. He was likewise co-pioneer of the Carter Center’s Electoral perception mission in Myanmar’s 2015 parliamentary decision. Mr. Pokharel is additionally the individual from Kofi Annan Foundation’s Electoral Integrity Core Team.
Mr. Pokharel is a senior master and asset individual for help, and for exchange forms with political pioneers, government authorities, common society and the media. He is additionally occupied with discrete back-divert assistance and discourse in Nepal’s tranquility building process.
His book “Nepal Votes for Peace” has shared key lessons in dealing with a post struggle decision. He is an alum of Tribhuwan University Nepal (MA-Economics) and Harvard University, USA (MPA).