Gajendra Budhathoki is a Nepalese journalist with over 21 years experiences. He has started his career early age of 18, when he was in college. He has worked with various Daily Newspapers, periodicals, and online news agencies like Nepal Samcharpatra, Rajdhani, Dainikee.com, Karobar Economic Daily and others.
He is exposed to various national and international training in journalism made available by Nepal Press institute, Center for Investigate Journalism and specialized trainings on Economic/Business Journalism via Lahore University of Management Science (LUMS)- Pakistan, Nepal Rastra Bank, SAWTEE, SEJON.
He is former General Secretary of Society of Economic Journalist in Nepal (SEJON) and founder President IT Journalist Forum.
He is the winner of Developing Asia Journalism Award and other media related recognition in Nepal. Awarded by Asian Development Bank Institute (ADBI), PRESS COUNCIL Nepal, ROTARY INTERNATIONAL, Poverty Alleviation Fund (PAF), ICT ASSOCIATION of Nepal, Reporters Club Nepal and other organizations.
He is the writer of the book on Nepal’s economic development “20 Years of Economic Liberalization”.
He is the Member of the High Level Government committee for the PWD’s right protection. He is also advocating for the Protection of human rights related with Peoples with Disabilities (PWD’s).