The Asia-Pacific Leadership Network for Nuclear Non-Proliferation and Disarmament (APLN) has over one hundred members from eighteen countries across Asia and the Pacific, consisting of former political, diplomatic and military leaders, senior government officials, and scholars and opinion leaders. APLN aims to inform and energize public opinion, especially high-level policymakers, to take seriously the very real threats posed by nuclear weapons, and to do everything possible to achieve a world in which they are contained, diminished and eventually eliminated.


  • Lucky SHERPA

    Lucky SHERPA

    Lucky Sherpa is a former Nepali Ambassador to Australia and New Zealand (2017-2019).

  • Pramod JAISWAL

    Pramod JAISWAL

    Dr. Pramod Jaiswal is a Research Director at Nepal Institute for International Cooperation and Engagement.

  • Sujata KOIRALA

    Sujata KOIRALA

    Sujata Koirala is an active politician and Member of Parliament, the House of Representative, of Nepal. She is also serving as the Standing Committee Member of the International Conference for Asian Political Parties (ICAPP), Co-Chairperson ICAPP Women’s Wing, Co-Chairperson of ICAPP Asian Cultural Council (ACC).