Women LEAD

Women LEAD is the first and only professional and leadership development organization for young women in Nepal. Since 2011, we've provided more than 1,000 adolescent girls with the skills, support and opportunities to become leaders in their schools and communities.

  1. Business
    A Day in the Life of a Working Nepalese Woman

    This post was written by 2016 LEADer and Women LEAD Blogger, Samika Mali Whether it is a weekday or weekend,…

  2. Rights
    Unequal: How Nepal’s Citizenship Laws Prevent Young Women from Achieving Their Dreams

    By Bidhyalaxmi Maharjan, Women LEAD’s Communication Intern Life has never been easy for Reni.* When her father died of cancer,…

  3. Development
    One Year Later, Girls’ Voices Are As Critical as Ever In Nepal’s Earthquake Recovery Efforts

    This post was written by Aparna Singh, Women LEAD’s Communication and Programs Associate, and Stephanie Arzate, Research and Communications Fellow…

  4. Gender Based Violence
    The Hidden Story of Holi

    Written by Stephanie Arzate, Research and Communications Fellow Tomorrow, on March 22nd, most Hindus in South Asia will celebrate Holi,…