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July 28, 2022

Assistant Secretary Donald Lu Arrives in Kathmandu Today

Today, Assistant Secretary for South and Central Asian Affairs, Donald Lu, will arrive in Nepal for a two-day trip as part of a regularly scheduled visit to the region. While in Kathmandu, Assistant Secretary Lu will hand over the U.S. Secretary of State’s Award for Corporate Excellence (ACE) to Purnaa, a U.S. manufacturing company in Nepal that promotes ethical manufacturing by empowering traditionally marginalized people and survivors of exploitation. Assistant Secretary Lu will also meet with business, civil society, and government leaders.