ICIMOD's Gender Champions 2013 Awarded

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On International Women’s Day, ICIMOD's Director General Dr David Molden presented the Gender Champions Awards to teams and individuals for advancing gender-positive change within the centre and in the Hindu Kush Himalayan region. The team award was given to the ‘High Value Products and Value Chain Team’ and individual awards were given to Ms Bandana Shakya and Mr Nabin Baral. The best team was selected by a panel based on qualitative and quantitative criteria, whereas individual champions were selected through centre-wide voting. Eight runners up were also honoured: Mr Erling Valdemar Holmgren, Mr Hari Krishna Nibanupudi, Ms Jenny Vaidya, Dr Mandira Shrestha, Ms Neera Pradhan, Dr Rajan Kotru, Ms Seema Karki, and Dr Shahriar M Wahid. 

Ms Bandana Shakya receiving the award

Ms Bandana Shakya receiving the award

Mr Nabin Baral receiving the award

Mr Nabin Baral receiving the award

'High Value Products and Value Chain Team' receiving the team award

'High Value Products and Value Chain Team' receiving the team award

Runners-up

Dr Molden honouring the eight runners-up