Women Act organized its Annual Internal Planning & Staff Workshop from April 5-6, 2018 at Hotel Snowland, Pokhara. Women Act also used this forum to review OCA/OPI assessment and CM-GESI Project's Internal Review
Women Act, to mark 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Based Violence 2017 in Nepal, organized an interaction program and rally in Dakshinkali Municipality. Mayor of Dakshinkali Municipality Mr. Mohan Basnet, Deputy Mayor Ms. Basanti Tamang Dangol and Executive President of Women Act Ms. Srijana Adhikari
Women Act distributed Goats, Baby Chickens (Chicks), Seewing Machines to the earthquake victims and survivors of Dhading, Ramechhap, Dolakha and Rasuwa under USAID/TAF funded Counter Trafficking in Person (CTIP) Project.
Women Act, Nepal Bangladesh Bank and Nepal Bankers ‘Association jointly organized a “NATIONAL SEMINAR ON THE ROLE OF THE PRIVATE SECTOR FOR WOMEN’S ECONOMIC EMPOWERMENT IN NEPAL" on March 29, 2018. Dr. Chiranjibi Nepal, Governor of Nepal Rastra Bank was present as the Chief Guest at the event and Mr. Gyanendra P. Dhungana, President of Nepal Bankers’ Association was present as a Special Guest. Economist, Feminist Scholar, Researcher and Writer Dr. Meena Acharya delivered Key Note Speech at the event. Ms. Srijana Adhikary, Executive President of Women Act, chaired the Seminar. Dr. Jagadish C. Pokharel (Former Vice Chair, National Planning Commission), Dr. Hiramani Ghimire (Economic Policy Specialist, Former Executive Director of SAWTEE), and Dr. Usha Jha (Expert on Women’s Economic Empowerment and CEO of Samjhauta Nepal) presented as Panelists.
Panel Discussion on the role of private sector for the prevention and elimination of violence against women and girls
To mark 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Based Violence and International Human Rights Day 2017, Women Act organized a panel discussion on the “Role of Private Sector for the Prevention and Elimination of Violence against Women and Girls in Nepal” in Kathmandu on December 10, 2017.
TOT on Gender Equality, Social inclusion and Leadership Development for Elected Women Representatives of Gorkha Municipality
TOT on Gender Equality, Social inclusion and Leadership Development for Elected Women Representatives of Gorkha MunicipalityAs part of Capacity Building Project for Elected Women Representatives and Functionaries, Women Act organized a 3 Days Training of Trainers (TOT) from June 8-10, 2018 on Gender Equality, Social Inclusion and Leadership Development for elected women representatives of Gorkha