Nepal on International Year of Peace 1986
A commemorative postage stamp on the International Year of Peace, recognized by the United Nations on their 40th Anniversary :
Issued by Nepal
Issued on Dec 28, 1986
Issued for : The present postage stamp brought out to commemorate the International Year of Peace 1986 depicts the logo of the same.
Issued by :
His Majesty’s Government
Postal Services Department
Nepal Philatelic Bureau
Designer : K. Karmacharya
Type : Stamp, Postal Used
Denomination : Rs. 10.00
Colour : 4 Colours
Size : 24.5 mm x 33 mm
Paper : Special Stamp paper
Quantity : 10,00,000 (one million)
Sheet : 50
Process : Offset
Printer : Austrian State Printing office, Vienna, Austria
- On October 24, 1985 at the 40th anniversary of the United Nations, the General Assembly proclaimed 1986 as the International Year of Peace and called upon all peoples to join with the United Nations in resolute efforts to safeguard peace and future of humanity.
- Keeping in line with the proposal of His Majesty King Birendra Bir Bikram Shah Dev that Nepal be declared a Zone of Peace and also the commitment of Nepal for safeguarding and promoting international peace, she has been celebrating the Year with various programmes.