17th NGO Coordination Meeting at the German Embassy

NGO coordination meeting 8-2017-1 Enlarge image (© German Embassy Kathmandu)

On 16 August 2017, the German Embassy Kathmandu hosted the 17th NGO coordination meeting. In total participants of 24 organizations were attending the meeting. Firstly, the German Embassy provided updates about the current situation in Nepal. The DFID-GIZ Risk Management Office (RMO) then provided an overview of recent events and the political situation in Nepal. Furthermore the challenges and opportunities of the ongoing federalization process and the current situation of flooding and landslides in the Hill and Terai regions were commented on. NGOs reported on their work and the challenges they are facing. The participants thanked the German Embassy for organizing this meeting, which aims to enhance the cooperation and the exchange among the NGOs and interaction with the German Embassy.

NGO coordination meeting 08-2017-2 Enlarge image (© German Embassy Kathmandu)