"Accessible and Credible Arbitration and Mediation forum in the Asia-Pacific region"

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Why Choose Us

NIAC has a dynamic secretariat in Kathmandu, Nepal which is accessible to domestic as well as international clientele. In case our clients are based elsewhere and would want to avail our services, we also provide services in eight countries of the Asia Pacific region. 

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NIAC provides an international roster of neutrals who have passed a rigorous accreditation process and have been selected for being impartial and competent. So, our clients can absolutely trust and rely on us for credible service that addresses their needs. 

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NIAC boasts of a vibrant team of ADR experts with decades of working experience and a drive for resolving disputes. We have a meticulous understanding of Alternative Resolution practices and follow the due course of procedures while delivering tailor-made services. 

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Latest News

  • NIAC signs MoU with Beijing Zhizhong.

    NIAC and Beijing Zhizhong Technology Co. Ltd. have recently signed a MoU for mutual cooperation in arbitration. This cooperation among two arbitration centers in Nepal and China can be expected to play a vital role in the promotion of international commercial arbitration environment in this region. Zhizhong is interested in promoting arbitration activities worldwide and

    February 5, 2021
  • NIAC Training on Arbitration and ADR

    NIAC is organizing a five-day training to acquaint participants in Contract, Arbitration, Mediation and ADR mostly applicable to banking, financial, corporate, and other development sectors with the nuances of dispute and settlement of dispute. This training will be a valuable event for high ranking contract drafters, Legal Department Heads, Legal Department Officers, ADR Professionals, Lawyers,

    February 21, 2021
  • Kathmandu Commercial Mediation Center (KCMC)

    Background : Cutthroat competition among businesses has led to number of rising disputes which get settled on a regular basis through methods of dispute resolution which create a situation of win-lose for the parties. One business losing in each dispute is not the ideal scenario for the growth of the GDP of the country. Country

    January 25, 2021
"Discourage litigation. Persuade your neighbours to compromise whenever you can. Point out to them how the nominal winner is often the real loser – in fees, and expenses, and waste of time. As a peace-maker, the lawyer has a superior opportunity of being a good man. There will still be business enough.”
– Abraham Lincoln

Message From Chairperson

We welcome you all to Nepal International ADR Center – NIAC’s official website.

NIAC offers credible domestic as well as cross-border Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) services with a special focus on Mediation and Arbitration. We believe that Mediation is a gain-gain process of dispute resolution between the parties. Likewise, Arbitration is a process of dispute resolution between the contracting parties. Our panel of Mediators and Arbitrators are well-trained on substantive principles and contemporary practices and well-equipped with modern amenities. They provide tailor-made dispute resolution services to the parties.

NIAC being one of the founders of the Asia Pacific Center for Arbitration and Mediation – APCAM is suited to provide a common pool of Arbitrators and Mediators between APCAM. We believe in accessibility, credibility and expertise in Commercial Mediation, Arbitration and ADR as a whole.

We look forward to providing steadfast dispute resolution to serve diverse needs. Welcome to NIAC.

Dr. Mukti RijalChairperson, NIAC


APCAM (Asia Pacific Centre for Arbitration & Mediation) is an international ADR center formed jointly by about ten arbitration and mediation centers from the Asia-Pacific countries, which host APCAM centers in their respective countries. APCAM caters to the requirement of international and cross-border business disputes, and help the business community to resolve their international commercial and business disputes by mediation or arbitration under a single set of Mediation and Arbitration Rules and with a uniform fee structure in all the member countries to minimize the hassle of adhering to different laws or fees of different institutions.


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