Hon. Sujata Koirala Addresses the Asian Summit – 2015

Hon. Sujata Koirala Addresses the Asian Summit – 2015

January 31, 2015

Manila, Philippines,

Nepali Congress leader Sujata Koirala addressing the Asian Summit-2015,with the theme "Toward Peace, Security and Human Development in the Asia Pacific Region” in Manila Philippines said “When the subject of peace, security and human development is touched upon, unavoidably the MDG’s come to mind with its foremost task of eliminating all forms of extreme poverty and hunger”. Leader Koirala also outlined three essential elements for sustainable development: good governance, strong education and the political will Hon. Joseph Ejercito Estrada, Mayor of Manila and former President of Philippines gave welcome remarks to the visiting delegates of the summit. The summit was also attended by Hon. Jose C. De Venecia Jr. (Six times speaker of the House of Philipines), former Prime Minister of Nepal Madhav Kumar Nepal, Dr Thomas G. Walsh, President, UPF International, Dr Chang Shik Yang, Chairman, UPF International, Dr Robert S. Kittel, UPF- Asia and more than three hundred participants among others were present at the Asian Summit – 2015 representing different organizations and countries.