ABOUT WOMEN LEAD NEPAL
Women LEAD Nepal is a nonprofit organization with the vision of providing “young women in Nepal with the skills, support and opportunities to become leaders and change-makers in their schools, communities, nation and world.” Founded in 2010, Women LEAD is the first and only organization in Nepal specifically focused on empowering young girls to be leaders.
Key figures and statistics:
- Women LEAD’s LEAD program trains 30 girls every year, who then train another 250 girls and boys in their schools and communities
- Women LEAD’s programs impact 300 youth in Nepal every year
- Since 2010, 650 leaders have graduated from the LEAD program
- 87% of Women LEAD’s 2010 graduates are attending university, studying subjects like dental surgery, biotechnology, architecture, civil engineering, and accounting
To donate to Women LEAD Nepal, visit this site: http://women-lead.org/donate