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WOMEN INITIATIVE FUND– Transforming Dreams Into Reality

WOMEN INITIATIVE FUND– Transforming Dreams Into Reality

“The gift of material goods makes people dependent, but the gift of knowledge makes them free.” The capacity building and skills development programs carried out by the Woman Initiative Fund (WIF) helps vulnerable and disadvantaged community members, like Sabita Devi Chaudhary, improve their livelihoods by starting their own farming businesses. After serving as a Kamiya ...

STEM Jamboree-2019

STEM Jamboree-2019

STEM Jamboree 2019 was celebrated with much anticipated grandeur and fanfare on November 15, 2019 in Dhangadhi, Kailali. The annual event organized by STEM II (Supporting the education of Marginalized Girls), is marked to celebrate girls’ education. This year, the event featured a day long activities of cultural performances, exhibitions, fun activities. More than 600 ...

Stitching her way through life

Stitching her way through life

Rajani Chaudhary stands tall donning her traditional Tharu attire confidently addressing a Girls Education Challenge seminar full of government officials and donor agencies. It is difficult to believe she was working as a Kamlari (bonded laborer) not so long ago in Bardgodiya Municipality of Kailali. Chaudhary was born in a poor family with five sisters and a ...