Jagaran Chairperson Elected as head of NGO Federation of Nepal

The 7th General convention of NGO Federation of Nepal (NFN) has elected 31 and nominated 5 members of Central Committee headed by Sharmila Karki, chairperson of Jagaran Nepal.
The conferences held on 27-28 September 2012 in Kathmandu with the slogan "Civic movement for inclusive democracy, national consensus and prosperity: Our campaign for social justice, human rights and accountable governance" has elected her as a chairperson of NGO federation of Nepal. The total participation of 885 CSO representatives from all the districts, regions and the central committee were involved in national conference.
She is the first women elected as a chairperson of federation in the history of NGO Federation of Nepal. NGO federation is an umbrella organization of all non government organizations that has been fighting for promoting human rights, social justice and pro-poor development in Nepal.