FWLD jointly with the Province No. 1 Provincial Network on Citizenship Rights had conducted a provincial level TOT (Training of Trainers) on the issue Citizenship and Vital Registration Laws and the Decisions of the Judiciary on Citizenship on 28-30th April, 2019 at Province No. 1, Biratnagar. In the inaugural session, Honorable Hikmat Kumar Karki, Minister of Internal Affairs and Law for Province No. 1; Deputy Mayor of Biratnagar Metropolitan Indira Karki; Chudamani Acharya, Chief Attorney General of Province 1, Bandhu Pokharel, President, Morang Journalist Association opined their views.
3 representatives from 14 districts of Province 1 were provided with the TOT. The representatives included chairperson, secretary of the respective ward followed by the members of the Provincial Network on Citizenship Rights.
Similarly, FWLD conducted on meeting of the Provincial Civil Society Network on Citizenship Rights on 30th April, 2019 at Province 1, Biratnagar. The meeting decided to address all the work regarding citizenship in their respective districts since the formation of the network along with the upcoming work to be conducted in their respective districts regarding citizenship.
On the final day of the program, Morang District Court judge Hon’ble Raju Khatiwada distributed the certificates to the participants.