Working Meeting of CityNet National Chapter NepalThu, 22 Dec, 2016
MuAN has managed to organize working committee meeting of CityNet National Chapter Nepal (CNC-Nepal) at Pokhara on 23 Mangshir 2073 (8 December 2016). MuAN has been hosting Secretariat of CNC-Nepal from 2001. Currently 36 out of 217 municipalities are the members of CNC Nepal. CNC Nepal has made substantial Progress in the focus of meeting MDGs by conducting projects in WASH and DRR since its Secretariat has been placed at MuAN. The current working committee of CNC Nepal constitutes Hetauda Sub Metropolitan City as President; Madhyapur Thimi Municipality as Vice President; Tansen Municipality as Secretary General; Rajbiraj Municipality as Treasurer and working committee members are Birjung Sub Metropolitan City, Dhangadi Sub Metropolitan City, Ilam Municipality, Waling Municipality, Pokhara Sub Metropolitan City and MuAN as well.
The meeting at Pokhara has decided to conduct upcoming 5th Annual General Meeting of CNC Nepal to be hosted by Madhyapur Thimi Municipality during 1st week of Magh 2073 (January 2017). The meeting also decided to regularize the communications through emails and smart phones especially to raise annual membership phones which will be propelled for institutional development of CNC Nepal further. On top of all this, CNC- Nepal has been able to gather support to municipalities since 2010. Starting from Tansen Municipality in 2010 to implement the ‘School Sanitation Improvement Project’ in one of the poor schools along with lessons to students on health and hygiene, CNC Nepal has lend support to Gorkha Municipality in 2016 to construct Public Toilets that was damaged by Nepal Earthquake 2015, Ward No. 9 of Chhepetar City Health Center.