On Nov 14, 20156; LGN held its Silver Jubilee in Himalayan Horizon Hotel, Dhulikhel amidst a special ceremony. Among the guests presented in the celebration were AWCEF President Mr. Wada Soichi, General Secretary Ms. Teruyo Otsuka and 14 other distinguished AWCEF members. Chief Guest of the ceremony was Parliament Member Mr. Bidur Prasad Sapkota. LGJ President Mr. Masao Aikawa, LGN Executive Members, LGN Staff members, the members of the Empowered Ladies Group, other senior and junior scholarship students, line agency representatives and journalists were among others participated in the program.
A special event in the celebration was Success Story Presentation by 6 senior and former scholarship students namely, Ms. Hasana Shrestha, Ms. Jaya Paudyal, Ms. Kalika Nepali, Ms. Sita Devi Danuwar and Ms. Lila Humagain. Similarly, group of scholarship recipient students performed Nepali dances.
Special Guest Mr. Wada and LGN President Mr. Keshab Aryal made public the booklet entitled : Success Stories of Students under Love Green Nepal, Nepal Educational Scholarship Fund. Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Wada highlighted the importance of Nepal-Japan relationship and friendship being promoted from non-government and people’s level. Chief Guest Honorable Parliament member Mr. Sapkota expressed his thankfulness to Japanese government and NGOs for development cooperation being extended to Nepal. LGN president Mr. Aryal expressed deep gratitude to LGN’s Japanese sister organizations : Love Green Japan, AWCEF Japan, Chautary Japan, and JICA for continued partnership in social development activities jointly carried out in Nepal.
LGN Treasurer Ms. Aju Giri delivered her welcome speech and LGN General Secretary Ms. Amira Dali and Executive Director Mr. Gore Kaji Sangat conducted the Silver Jubilee program.