Mr. Bhola Kumar Shrestha, Former President of Nepal Library Association, has known READ Nepal for 14 years. He has been helping READ with training programs and curriculum development for the training of READ staff. He has led various other associations and libraries of Nepal such as Regional Federation of South Asian Library Association (REFSALA), Kaisher Library, Kathmandu Valley Public Library and Nepal National Library. He holds a master’s degree in Library and Information Science from the University of Delhi, India. Mr. Shrestha has served on READ Nepal’s Advisory Board since 2009.