102nd International Women's Month

On the occasion of 102nd International Women's Month, SCWEC organized an event-Celebrating "Women Chef's Taking Taste beyond Borders "on 30th March, 2012 in Kathmandu, Nepal. The Woman Chefs were from Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, and Nepal.

Cuisines prepared by seven women chefs from the SAARC region was featured in the event aimed at promoting women in the food industry. SCWEC chairperson Pramila Acharya Rijal, said the council would keep organizing such events under different themes in future for the holistic development women.
Chief Guest H.E. Ahmed Saleem said, "Activities like this will not only help promote women, but also help foster economy of the South Asian countries through the help of food industry."