We are very pleased and proud to announce that our colleague Sharmila Karki has been elected as the first ever woman President of the NGO Federation of Nepal (NFN) in its twenty years of history. As you all are aware, Sharmila is an active People's SAARC and SAAPE member in her capacity as the President of Jagaran Nepal as well as central committee member of the All Nepal Women's Association (ANWA).

The People's SAARC Secretariat, hereby, extends our hearty congratulations to Sharmila for such an historical achievement of heading the largest federation of civil society society organisations in Nepal, with over 5,227 members from across the country. We shall continue to extend our support and solidarity to you Sharmila.

People's SAARC Secretariat