Annual Progress Review 2069/070
2070-04-28A 2 day seminar on the “Annual progress review 2069/070″ of the Department of Plant Resources was organized by Monitoring and Evaluation Section on Shrawan 28th and 29th at the Sunakhari meeting hall of the Department. The program was chaired by Dr. Annapurna Nanda Das, Director General, DPR and the chief guest of the program was Mr. Kiran Dangol, Under Secretary,Monitoring and Evaluation Section of the Ministry of Forests and Soil Conservation.
Mr. Shiva Sagar Chaudhary, Under Secretary, Monitoring and Evaluation Section of the Department highlighted on the objectives of the seminar. The annual progress reports of the central level offices, National Herbarium and Plant Laboratories, National Botanical Garden and Natural Product Research Laboratories, District Plant Resource Offices, Ilam, Dhanusa, Makwanpur, Banke, Salyan, Jumla and Kailali and all the sections of the Department were presented by the respective office/section heads/ representatives . On the occasion the achievements and shortcomings of the programs and further work plans were discussed meticulously. Similarly the different activities carried out by central level and district level offices were also highlighted.
Winding up, the chairman of the program and Director General Dr. Annapurna Nanda Das emphasized on the substantial progress of the department by implementing programs that will have a positive impact on livelihood and economic prosperity of the country. Furthermore he added that the department should focus its activities on strengthening the herbal sector and agro technology development of important medicinal plants having high economic potential. Lastly he thanked all the participants of the program.