ACT Alliance Nepal Forum’s convenorship handed over to Dr. Manandhar
David Smith, Regional Representative of South Asia of Dan Church Aid (DCA) and former convenor of ACT Alliance Nepal Forum , has handed over the convenorship of ACT Alliance Nepal Forum to Lutheran World Federation Nepal’s Country Director Dr. Prabin Manandhar on the dated 22nd December 2015 for following the 2016 and 2017. Mr. David served as the Forum’s convenor from January 2014 to December 2015.
The convenor will responsible for hosting ACT meeting, coordinate and information sharing between ACT Secretariat Geneva and ACT Nepal Forum members, represent Nepal Forum in the national and international platform such as governmental agencies, UN system and inter-agency humanitarian response mechanisms. Likewise, the convenor should play role for coordinating the Forum’s evaluation, joint monitoring ACT Appeal and ensuring the existence of Complaints mechanisms. Beside this, the convenor will also be responsible for raising funds to the ACT members on the basis of their vision, mission, values and strategy.