11.01.2013

New Head Representative of AWO International for South Asia


Since 1st of January 2013 Mr. Felix Neuhaus acts as the new Head Representative of AWO International for South Asia and leads the Regional Office, Kathmandu. The welcome and farewell ceremony for the old and new Director took place at 21st December 2012.

Dr. Clemens Spiess led the regional office since 2010 and contributed strongly to the development of programs of AWO International in South Asia. During that time the regional office has been consolidated, the coordination with partners became more intensive and many relations to various stakeholders have been established.

Felix Neuhaus worked with the German Bilateral Development Cooperation in context of Civil Society Support in Nepal for the last 3,5 years. He has a background in natural resource management, good governance, gender equality and education. His special concern is to address the needs of marginalized and discriminated people and to increase there access to rights and governmental services.

Handover the Key

Ceremony with the team