Nepal Must Go Beyond ‘Raising Awareness’ to Tackle Root Causes of Gender Inequality

Women LEAD Co-Founder and Executive Director, Claire Naylor, was interviewed by World Politics Review about gender equality and the current status of women and girls in Nepal. 

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Activists protest to ensure women’s rights in a new draft constitution. (Photo: Binod Joshi)

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Announcing the Sujata Baskota Changemaker Grant

In July 2016, the Women LEAD family mourned the heartbreaking loss of 2012 LEADer Sujata Baskota. Today, on what would have been her 22nd birthday, we are proud to announce the creation of the Sujata Baskota Changemaker Grant.

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2012 LEADer Sujata Baskota played a key role in Women LEAD’s post-earthquake relief project in April 2015. (Photo: FIT)

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Leadership Institute Diaries: A Look Inside the First Day

After selecting 30 exceptional young women from in and around the Kathmandu Valley, Women LEAD kicked off it’s seventh-annual Leadership Institute on International Day of Friendship.

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2016 LEADers Sabina (left) and Shweta (right) get to know each other and ask each other why they wanted to join Women LEAD.

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