Kalikot RAP3 District Annual Review and Rural/Municipal Engagement Strategy workshop 2016/17 was organized on 8th September 2017. The objectives of the workshop was to inform to newly elected Rural/Municipality representatives about RAP3 background, objectives, implementation modality progress for FY073/74 and how RAP might work together with the new municipalities in the future. DCC chairperson Mr Anipal Shahi chaired the workshop, Mayors (Mr. Jashi Pandy and Kashi Baral), CDO Badri Nath Gaire, vice Mayors of Rural Municipalities, Hom Nath Lamsal (DC) chaired as guests. The workshop was facilitated by DCC Programme Officer, Prabal Jung Shahi. All participants were warmly welcomed by DTO/acting LDO Mr Charka Bahadur Shahi.
DTL Mr. Bishnu Ram Bista gives a short speech on objective of the programme and presented an over view of RAP3, modality, overall progress of LRN activities, capacity building under CPD/ASP, challenges, lesson learnt etc. All together 67 participants attended the workshop. DC Hom Nath Lamsal gave presentation on rural/municipality engagement strategy, objective of six thematic areas of engagement workshop and briefed on each areas in depth before the participants got involved in group discussion. Three groups were formed from nine rural/municipals of district. All three groups discussed on six thematic areas for finding issues, their probable solutions & presented their conclusions one by one. Closing remarks were given by DCC chairperson Mr Anipal Shahi.