Women at Work

BINITA BASNET : Moulding Business into Meaningfulness

BINITA BASNET : Moulding Business into Meaningfulness

“Creativity is all about innovativeness to actually bring something to fulfill the demand according to the time,” says Binita Basnet who has been in the creative field for around 30 years. . . . Read more »


SUNITA SHRESTHA : Weaving a Tapestry of Women Empowerment

SUNITA SHRESTHA : Weaving a Tapestry of Women Empowerment

“A person needs three names in his/her life– a name given by the priest during birth rites (nwaran), a name given by the family, and finally a name that you earn through your work,” says Sunita . . . Read more »


Niti Joshi : Empowering Women Entrepreneurs through Art and Craft

Niti Joshi : Empowering Women Entrepreneurs through Art and Craft

Born to famous artist Ramananda Joshi, she grew up in a very artistic environment. Seeing her father paint had created a kind of interest and attraction towards art in her. “My father used to say . . . Read more »


Mind Over Matter

Mind Over Matter

July 2020   
Dr Krista Rajkarnikar, owner and counselling psychologist at Psychology Care & Consultancy has over a decade of experience in the field. Rajkarnikar, who pursued a doctorate in Counseling Psychology . . . Read more »


COVID-19 Challenges and Way Out for Women Entrepreneurs

COVID-19 Challenges and Way Out for Women Entrepreneurs

June 2020   
Rajya Laxmi Shrestha, who has been operating Manakamana Dhaka Kapada Udhyog for the past 13 years, has not been able to deliver products worth Rs 10.5 million produced by her company. Shrestha is in . . . Read more »


Srijana Joshi Maharjan : Rising strong

Srijana Joshi Maharjan : Rising strong

April 2020   
The famous American author James Hauenstein once said, “Have no regrets in life because of the choices you make. Good or bad, they are a learning experience, to help you grow. The only regret in . . . Read more »


BINITA POKHREL : NAVIGATING VINES AND WINES

BINITA POKHREL : NAVIGATING VINES AND WINES

March 2020   
Upon reaching Dhapakhel, we go through a muddy road from where we see a house-like structure made up of galvanised metal sheets. In between four ropanies of land, we find the factory of Pure Joy Pvt. . . . Read more »


SEWING SUCCESS : SHARADA RIJAL

SEWING SUCCESS : SHARADA RIJAL

Born and brought up in the heart of Kathmandu, Teku, Rijal grew up in a joint family. Belonging to a middle-class family, she was fortunate enough to be able to get a good education; however, she was . . . Read more »


A Life Built on Learning and Perseverance

A Life Built on Learning and Perseverance

June 2019   
The former US Secretary of State Colin Powellonce said, “There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure”. Shradha Joshi, executive director . . . Read more »