As part of WODES's ongoing initiative to spark girls’ excitement in fields related to STEM, WODES organized a brief workshop on "DC motors" on 31 December 2018 at Jagat Sundar Bwonekuthi School.
Jagat Sundar Bwonekuthi is a unique school that promotes Newari (ethnic) culture and values through mandatory Nepal Bhasa (Newari language) teachings until grade 8. A bilingual approach means that the students are proficient in Nepal Bhasa as well as the National Nepali language.
"Many people lost their lives and livelihoods during the earthquake. But the adolescent girls and young women faced different types of challenges after the earthquake." said Priya Shah in her presentation during the closing session of a workshop organized by Women Development Society (WODES) at Pharping Secondary High School on 3 Dec 2018. According to Priya, "Girls faced difficulties due to the of lack of sanitary pads during periods. Some girls had to go through...
Women Development Society (WODES) is putting its efforts to build capacity of young women to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals in the context of Nepal. It organized a workshop among the young women and other various programs.
Women Development Society conducted Young Women Ambassador (YWA) program to make them able to work on the fields for promotion of women and girls rights, to increase access to social, environmental, economical, political, cultural activities.
Young women were able to enjoy a picnic during the day. During that picnic, a number of young women enjoyed writing and sharing stories but also learned about peer support for relief and recovery from natural disaster.