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Visit to Sirjanshil Mahila Samaj, Goldhunga Phulmaya Phulmaya teaching weaving in her local place Yasodha partaking in OBR event

Tewa

Org #129
Vetted since 2015 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit Site Visit Verified
1996
year founded
$107,768
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
http://www.tewa.org.np
Tewa P.O. Box 11, Dhapakhel, Lalitpur
Lalitpur, Nepal PO BOX 11
Nepal
00977 9841513264

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 3091430783
Organization Information
http://www.tewa.org.np
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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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...
Sep 17, 2018
Thriving despite the stumbling block
Phulmaya Majhi is a local resident from Garkhira, Manthali, Ramechhap working as a resource person who provides training on weaving. She has become so empowered today that she could sustain herself...
Jul 18, 2018
The Shades of Empowerment
Tewa organizes volunteers training twice a year to let community people understand the philosophy of Tewa. Our philosophy, as the only women's fund in Nepal is to develop and promote modern...
 
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