Saarc Staff Day 2018 Observed

The officials of the SAARC Secretariat celebrated Staff Day-2018 on Friday, 19 January 2018. The Secretary General of SAARC also attended the event.

On the occasion, the Secretary General conferred the award of Best Staff in 2017 upon Ms. Uma Pandey, Administrative Assistant, for her outstanding performance during 2017. The Award comprised a Certificate of Appreciation and a cash prize of US $ 250.

The Secretary General also awarded a Certificate of Appreciation to Ms. Reema Pokharel, Documentation Assistant, for her excellent performance in the year 2017.

Organized at the Secretariat and attended by all officials of the Secretariat and their family members, the Award Ceremony was followed by a cultural performance by artists from Kathmandu and a cocktail dinner.

The Staff Day is observed every year to mark the establishment of the SAARC Secretariat in January 1987. The Day is also utilized to award the best performer/s of the previous year. This motivates other officials to excel in their performance in the service of the Secretariat.


Kathmandu, 20 January 2018