GPDRR Preparation Meeting
DPNet in coordination with the Ministry of Home Affairs (MoHA) has been organizing a series of GPDRR discussion and preparation meeting. Last GPDRR Preparatory meeting was organized on 2nd May 2019 on the presence of Mr. Bamshi Kumar Acharya, Under Secretary of Disaster and Conflict Management Division, MoHA. Participants representing, MoHA, DPNet-Nepal, AINTGDM, UNRCO participated in the preparatory meeting. Mr. Surya Bahadur Thapa, Chairperson of DPNet-Nepal welcomed all participants. Mr. Raju Thapa, General Secretary of DPNet-Nepal shared the agenda of the meeting, the possibility of booking the hall in Geneva, contents to be covered in an official statement and shared the possible contents of the official statement. Ms. Luna Khadka, Program Coordinator of DPNet-Nepal shared the compile comments and inputs received in the position paper. DPNet-Nepal in consultation with MoHA and stakeholders is drafting the position paper and official statement and once finalized it will be submitted to MoHA.
The meeting was closed with the remarks of Mr. Bamshi Kumar Acharya, Under Secretary, MoHA. He stated collective effort and constructive inputs will be useful in finalizing the position paper and official statement as soon as possible. He thanked all especially DPNet for their active participation and constructive inputs.