Being aware of solidarity, coordination and cooperation among active Trade unions all over the nation and taking into consideration the need of establishment of confederation of professional association of the basis of purely professional nature.
Forum for Professional Solidarity was formed in Kathmandu in 1995 by the conference of active professional associations at national level.
Forum for professional solidarity organized its first General Assembly in 1996 and decided to rename it as Confederation of Nepalese professional (CONEP). General Assembly formed the General Committee under Chairmanship of Prof. Harsa Narayan Dhaubhaded. Confederation of Nepalese Professionals had its Second General Assembly in September 2001 and formed its General Committee under the Chairmanship of Prof. Dhaubhadel. Third General Assembly in February, 2006 and forms its General Committee under the chairmanship of Mr. Sushil Chandra Amatya comprising of 33 members.