Secretary General Activities

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Secretary General expresses hope for strengthening collaboration between the International Rice Research Institute and BIMSTEC

Participating in the “Seeds Without Borders: Regional cooperation for seed sharing” Workshop being held in Thimphu, Bhutan, on 22-23 November 2022, the Secretary General of BIMSTEC Tenzin Lekphell observed that six out of the seven BIMSTEC Member States – Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Myanmar, Nepal, and Sri Lanka – are signatories […]

Secretary General Tenzin Lekphell participated in the No Money for Terror (NMFT) Ministerial Conference on Counter-Terrorism Financing in New Delhi on 18-19 November 2022

The Secretary General of BIMSTEC, H.E. Tenzin Lekphell, attended the Third ‘No Money for Terror’ (NMFT) Ministerial Conference on Counter-Terrorism Financing in New Delhi on 18-19 November 2022, at the invitation of the Government of India. The Conference was aimed at building on gains of the two previous conferences held […]

Addressing the Natural Allies in Development and Interdependence (NADI) Asian Confluence River Conclave in Guwahati, on 28 May, Secretary General Tenzin Lekphell explained some of the initiatives of BIMSTEC in enhancing connectivity in the region.

Remarks by H.E. Tenzin Lekphell, Secretary General of BIMSTEC at the Natural Allies in development and Interdependence (NADI) Asian Confluence River Conclave 2022 28-29 May, Guwahati, India Rivers of the Bay of Bengal: Connecting the Blue economy, the mountain economy and the plains economy The Honorable Chair, Ambassador Rajiv Bhatia, […]

The President of Nepal discusses measures to enhance regional cooperation among BIMSTEC Member States during the Secretary General’s visit to Nepal

The Secretary General of BIMSTEC Tenzin Lekphell paid a courtesy call on the Rt. Hon. President of Nepal, Vidyadevi Bhandariju at Rashtrapti Bhavan, Maharajgunj, Kathmandu, on 05 January 2022. Discussions focused on enhancing regional cooperation among the Member States to make the BIMSTEC process more effective. The meeting was also […]

Secretariats discuss sharing best practises

The Secretary General of BIMSTEC, Tenzin Lekphell, who is presently on an official visit to Nepal, visited the SAARC Secretariat in Kathmandu on 03 January 2022 and engaged in discussions with the Secretary General of SAARC, Esala Weerakoon and officials at the Secretariat, on a series of issues including possible […]