December 1, 2021, Wednesday
Nepal 1:37:26 pm

Gagan Thapa elected to International Network of MPs

The Nepal Weekly
October 26, 2021

Nepali Congress Member of Parliament GaganThapa has been elected as a board member of the Parliamentary Network on the World Bank and International Monetary Fund for 2021 to 2023.Thapa is an elected member of the House of Representatives from Kathmandu Constituency No. 4 representing ruling Nepali Congress Party. As a board member, Thapa will work with Lawmakers from more than 140 countries for inclusive development. Sharing the news, Thapa said that he would use the opportunity to learn, expand relationship and contribute as much as possible.

The Parliamentary Network on the World Bank and International Monetary Fund is an independent inter-parliamentary organization aiming to increase transparency and accountability in international financial institutions, notably the World Bank Group and the International Monetary Fund.

The Parliamentary Network on the World Bank and IMF was established in 2000 as an independent, non-governmental organization providing a platform for advocacy for Parliamentarians from IMF and World Bank member countries. The Network has formed partnerships with numerous organizations, including: the World Bank, the IMF, the OCED, the Inter-Parliamentary Union, GOPAC, GLOBE, Transparency International and so on.