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Raising funds through a trek

Young Presidents Organisation (YPO) Kolkata, India chapter trekked the 13,000 ft Annapurna Base Camp with the objective to raise awareness and fight human trafficking. YPO Kolkata members have tied up with Maiti Nepal in this effort. The trek took place from October 7- 13 with 15 members. Felicitating YPO Kolkata chapter members at a special event hosted by Maiti Nepal, Acting President of the organisation, Bishwo Khadka said, “This is a great cause initiated by YPO Kolkata chapter. It will contribute significantly to creating a gender equitable society where no girl child is trafficked, exploited and coerced into gruesome torture. They have not only raised funds but also helped raise awareness about freedom, justice and restoration to those suffering from human trafficking.”