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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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At 65, this Nepali woman retired from housewife ‘job’ to take up entrepreneurship!

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Daayitwa Governance Symposium 2016

Daayitwa organized ‘Daayitwa Governance Symposium 2016’ on September 14, 2016. The event welcomed over 100 distinguished guests representing the public, private and civil society sectors, as well as the international community. It was a forum for the 2016 Daayitwa Summer Fellows to present their research findings and for public policy stakeholders from the government, the civil society and the international community to discuss ways to increase participation of Nepali youth in the policy ... Read more