Nikiba (2nd from right) on protest rally on VAW Young leaders of YWL program mentored by Nikiba Nikiba (2nd from right) with new batch volunteers Our Volunteers purchasing the products.

Tewa

Org #129
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1996
year founded
$108,535
raised on GlobalGiving
15
years fundraising
1
projects funded

Mission

Vision: A country without discrimination and injustice, in which all women enjoy their rights, freedom and peace. Mission: Through funding and capacity development, Tewa supports women to organize, raise their voices collectively and transform discriminatory policies, systems, norms and practices. Theory of change: "When women struggling with poverty, marginalization and invisibility organize collectively, they amplify their voices, strengthen their leadership, and overcome injustice. Our role as Tewa is to support such groups of women by funding their initiatives, enhancing their capacities, and connecting them to other relevant groups and national initiatives and processes." We... read more

Project Leaders
Urmila Shrestha
Urmila Shrestha
Srishti Jayana
Srishti Jayana
Team
Urmila Shrestha, Deepak Dewan, Amita Tamrakar, Anuja Shrestha, Srijana T Pathak, Ivy Thapa
Organization Information
Tewa P.O. Box 11, Dhapakhel, Lalitpur
Lalitpur, Nepal PO BOX 11
Nepal
00977 9841513264

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 3091430783
Organization Information
Tewa P.O. Box 11, Dhapakhel, Lalitpur
Lalitpur, Nepal PO BOX 11
Nepal
00977 9841513264

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 3091430783

Project Reports

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Jan 10, 2019
Believe in yourself and let yourself grow
Operating as the only women's fund in Nepal, Tewa runs with the basic philosophy of community philanthropy. Tewa practices different approaches to engage community people for building their capacities...
Dec 14, 2018
Women Supporting Women
Griha Shramik Sarokar Samaj is one of the grantee partners of Tewa located at the center of Kathmandu. Since the establishment, it is working to provide income generating training to home-based...
Oct 16, 2018
Rising from the ashes
Women in Nepal are generally seen as subordinates to men. It has never been easy for women in Nepal as it is a predominantly patriarchal society. To the north of Kathmandu, in Dharmasthali, lies a...
 
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