Roundtable on Future of Pangolins in Nepal
6th World Pangolin Day was celebrated by gathering various researchers, conservation organizations, conservationists, students from various institutions and media. The program entitled "Roundtable on Future of Pangolin in Nepal" was organized by the collaboration of Greenhood Nepal, Small Mammals Conservation and Research Foundation (SMCRF) and Resources Himalaya Foundation with the financial contribution of Hariyo Ban Program, Nepal on 18th February, 2017 in Indreni Foodland, Baneshwor Kathmandu at 1 PM to 4 PM.
The program was initiated with presentation on "Pangolins in Nepal" by Mr. Ambika Prasad Khatiwada from NTNC and was followed by the roundtable panel facilitated by Mr. Kumar Paudel (Co-founder, President Greenhood Nepal). Dr. Maheshwor Dhakal, Joint Secretary, MoFSC, DSP. Praveen pokharel, CIB, nepal Police, Dr. Shant raj Jnawali, Chief of Party, WWF Nepal, Hariyo Ban II, Prof. Dr. Khadga Basnet, CDZ, TU and Mrs. Tulshi Laxmi Suwal, President and Co-founder, SMCRF were the panelist in the roundtable and program was discussed on the past, present and future status of Pangolin. The program was interesting by the questions come from the #NepalPangolin through twitter.