Maiti Nepal stepped onto its 25th year on the 6th of April, 2017.
To mark this special occasion, Maiti Nepal hosted a cultural and felicitation program, where Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal attended as the chief guest. Maiti Nepal’s staff who have worked for 20 years and above, partners and supporters were felicitated for their personal commitment and generosity which directly benefitted the women and children in need.
Speaking at the event, Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal congratulated Anuradha Koirala and Maiti Nepal for their exemplary work. He added that early and effective implementation of the constitution was essential to end all kinds of discrimination against women and children. He further stated that the government should take inspiration from Maiti Nepal and implement the constitution to ensure the rights of women, children and the marginalised communities.
To celebrate Maiti’s Silver Jubilee, the event was graced with the presence of Ambassadors, representatives from various government organizations and non-governmental organizations, artists, media personnel and people from different walks of life.