SDF celebrates SAARC Charter Day with Tree Plantation
Press Release: SAARC Development Fund Celebrates SAARC Charter Day
December 8, 2017, Thimphu-On the occasion of the 33rd SAARC Charter Day, SAARC Development Fund on Friday organized two programmes in Thimphu to celebrate SAARC Charter Day. SDF team gathered at 12:30 PM in Thimphu Ecological Park for a plantation ceremony to mark this important day.
To commemorate the 33rd SAARC Charter Day, SDF team also joined the important government officials in Thimphu to lit 1,000 butter lamps in Tashichhodzong.
Dr. Sunil Motiwal, CEO, SDF also organized a meeting to mark SAARC Charter Day and to brief the stakeholders on the ongoing SDF funded projects in Bhutan. The meeting brought together high-ranking government officials, resident Ambassadors, heads of international organizations, civil society representatives and implementing agencies of SDF funded projects, among others.
Dr. Sunil Motiwal, CEO of SDF, said that “SDF, as an umbrella financial institution for SAARC project and programs is fully committed to promote regional integration and economic cooperation among the SAARC Member States through project funding and collaboration.”