CA Members, Gagan Thapa commits to address climate change in Nepal’s upcomming constitution
Posted by NYCA Blogger on November 5, 2008
Youth Leader, Gagan Thapa (CA members) committed to move ahead to address climate change and other environmental issues in Ghar-Dailo Abhiyan (Home visit Program) carried out by Nepalese Youth for Climate Action (NYCA). He said environmental concern is one of the biggest and worried issues for youth. Mr. Thapa and his group are also moving ahead for campaign for Traffic management in Kathmandu in coming days.
Mr. Manjeet Dhakal, Coordinator of NYCA briefed him about the global and national issues of climate change and its negative impacts. He also highlighted the national initiatives on climate change and the role of youth leader to aware people on climate change. In the meeting, Mr. Prashanta Khanal of NYCA stressed the needs of united youth voice for our climate justice. Further, Mr. Anil Rimal of NYCA pointed out how the present civilization is wrecking the environment.
Mr Thapa said, “I will demand to form committee to address climate change and other environmental issues,
when the time comes to form such committee in CA”. He further said he is ready to support the initiative taken by NYCA in any possible ways he could. He added, “It would be very convenience for any CA member if the organizer point out fundamental points on climate change to be included in constitution”.
He also signed on the commitment banner entitled “I am committed to raise issue of Climate change in CA” and for his personnel commitment Mr. Thapa said, “I am very interested to ride on Electric bike so that I can personally reduce my GHGs emission, but e-bike in market are not suitable for me as I have high mobility”.