Kathmandu, December 3, 2018: Asish Thakur, Executive Director of Glocal Pvt. Ltd., was felicitated with ‘Asia’s Inspiration Award’ for entrepreneurship on the second South Asian Youth Summit-2018. He was honored in the presence of Hon. Ahmed Mahloof, Minister of Youth, Sports and Community Development, Maldives ; Hon. Jean Christophe Stephan Toussaint, Minister of Youth and Sports, Mauritius ; Hon. Syed Saddiq, Minister of Youth and Sports, Malaysia and other dignitaries.
The event took place from November 28th – December 1st, 2018 at Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall, Colombo, Sri Lanka and was organized by IYC in collaboration with the Government of Sri Lanka. Expressing his happiness, Mr. Thakur mentioned,” It is indeed an honor to be felicitated with Asia Inspiration Award at Sri Lanka. The best thing about the honor was my National Anthem and Flag is being hosted along with me.”
Asish is an undergraduate of Business Administration and pursuing grad on MBA in Sustainable Development at KUSOE. Being a business enthusiast and practicing entrepreneurship with Glocal Pvt. Ltd. with an objective of filling the gap between education and employability, with the ranges of trainings, engagement and empowerment programs. He has been initiating platforms like Glocal Teen Hero to appreciate, award and recognize teenagers doing something credible in Nepal, Entrepreneurship and Self Competency Programs to build up entrepreneurial mindset in the young lads of the nation.
Likewise, Glocal is a business enterprise working in the areas of education, entrepreneurship and skilling. Glocal majors it’s work of expertise on training and development through Glocal After School, an online media named Glocal Khabar and adding to growth and development of entrepreneurship and youth through various projects like Glocal Teen Hero and Glocal International Teen Conference.