Dr. Preeti Shakya


Doctor. Aspiring writer. Creative enthusiast. Nomad.

  1. Education
    In Her Hands: Normalizing Menstruation in Nepal

    The plight of women in Nepal deeply motivated me to break the silence around menstruation by starting a dialogue, and…

  2. Health
    Cervical Cancer: a Threat to Women in Developing Countries

    In most instances, cervical cancer can be prevented, and yet it is still killing millions of women worldwide.

  3. Gender Based Violence
    An Open Letter to My Abuser

    You don't define me. I define myself. I am much more than the marks you've left on my body. I…

  4. Gender Based Violence
    #MeToo: We’re all in this Together

    A decade ago, I couldn’t have imagined that so many women around the world had experienced sexual coercion or intimidation.…