NVF is delighted to announce the appointment of Dr Subo Shanmuganathan, as its new Chair of Trustees. Subo’s appointment follows the chairmanship of Carole Sharma. Carole has been chair of trustees since establishment of the organisation in Dec 2007.
Subo has been trustee of NVF since 2011 and she is delighted and honoured to take the new role. Subo trained as a research scientist, completing her PhD in Clinical Immunovirology at Imperial College London. After becoming a lecturer and teaching undergraduate nursing, medical and other science areas, she held posts at The Royal College of Physicians and Imperial College London on the learning and development of medical and research staff. Subo is a Trustee of two charities working in international development and education. She is a trained senior leadership coach and mentor and a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.
NOTE TO EDITORS
NVF is a London based grassroot organisation. It exists to improve the wellbeing of poor and Dalits by enabling access to education and learning in rural villages of Nepal. We work in partnership with Nepalese organisations.
Currently, we are supporting Girl’s Education Project in three Village Panchayats of Saptari District. Seventy five girls from the poorest and Dalit families are receiving our support to continue their schooling in the villages. A further thirty eight girls has been brought into schooling through family visits.
For more information, please visit: www.nvf.org.uk
Further information contact- Krit Sharma, E: [email protected]
, P: 0207 3948 392
Press release distributed by Pressat on behalf of Nepal Village Foundation, on Monday 9 June, 2014. For more information subscribe and follow http://www.pressat.co.uk/