Leading Innovation with Daayitwa Summer Fellows 2017

10 Daayitwa Summer Fellows attended the Leading Innovation Course in Bhaktapur Guest House from 1-3 August, 2017. Leading Innovation Course is a result of 18-month research of Dr. Pukar Malla, Executive Director of Daayitwa, former Senior Research Fellow at Harvard Center for Public Leadership, with distinguished professors Marshall Ganz and Ronald Heifetz at the Harvard Kennedy School. The course assimilates the socio-political history and present context of Nepal with some of the world’s ... Read more

Leadership Series with Policy Champions

On July 6, 2017, Daayitwa Summer Fellows attended a Mentorship Conversation hosted by  Hon. Dr. Swarnim Wagle, Member, National Planning Commission. The mentors conversation  along with Dr Swarnim Wagle brought together policy champions including Dr. Baikuntha Aryal, Joint-Secretary Ministry of Finance, Mr. Krishna Gyawali, Former-Secretary, Ministry of Industry, Dr. Shankar Sharma, Former Vice-chair, NPC, Mr. Khomraj Koirala, Joint-Secretary NPC, and was moderated by Dr. Pukar Malla, ... Read more

Consultation on Promoting Women’s Economic Empowerment

Daayitwa conducted three stakeholder consultation sessions with women, local policy implementers and policy critics in Bhairahawa, from November 22nd to November 24th as a part of its research and civic engagement initiative, Promoting Women’s Economic ... Read more

Stakeholder Consultation for Business Registration and FDI Approval

Daayitwa on November 23, 2016, organized a Stakeholder Consultation on Procedural Simplification of Business Registration and FDI Approval at Hotel Himalaya. During the consultation, Daayitwa leveraged its 3-month research to deliberate on the challenges in domestic business registration ... Read more

Top 10 Women Entrepreneurs in Palpa

On November 3, the Daayitwa team traveled to Palpa with a team of 7 jury members to evaluate the Top 20 women entrepreneurs and select the Top 10. Joint Secretary Ms. Yam Kumari Khatiwada of the Ministry of Industry attended the Top 10 announcement event as Chief Guest. She highlighted key takeaways, gave an overview of the government’s efforts and reiterated commitment for the SME sector. Read more

Leadership Course at Gulmi

Nepal Leadership Academy provided a 3-day signature leadership course Leading Innovation to the Daayitwa Top 10 entrepreneurs of Gulmi and members of our local partner IRDS. The training enabled the participants to listen to themselves, empathize with others, analyze systemic issues and do collaborative work.

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