Category: Girls in Action

All updates related to GIA including hikes, runs, lunches, guests, etc.

Girls In Action- Season 3 team hike to Dadagaun, Shivapuri Nagarjun National Park: peaceful, close to nature, some joyful moments throughout the journey and a new experience for the girls, most of them had never experienced before. The journey began the early morning at 7 from Budanilkantha, the northern part of the capital city. The girls […]

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We would like to extend a huge thank you (dhanyabad!) to Columbia Sportswear and Delta Galil Industries. Together they donated 100 sports bras to our ‘Girls In Action'(GIA) program in Nepal! We are beyond grateful and excited to provide such an essential piece of running apparel to these young female athletes. With donations like these, […]

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Lunch with Ranju Darshana Girls In Action(GIA) season 3, organized its first-ever lunch program with inspirational women at Budanilkantha Campus, Kathmandu. We were glad to have Ranju Darshana as our guest speaker for the day. Ranju Darshana is a youth activist and young politician. She has been known for her candidacy for mayor of Kathmandu metropolitan city at […]

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Teachers day Training

Earlier this week, on Sunday, Wide Open Vistas team member Sonam attended the teachers’ day program organized by our WOV and GIA partner school, Shree Budhanilkantha S.S. Some of our GIA girls danced in the occasion. The rest of the week was mostly handing over Nikita her job at WOV. She visited 3 of our […]

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Weekly Update: Mt. Everest team hikes to Phulari Monastery.

We have divided our Girls in Action in four teams. Mt. Everest (10km), Mardi (5km), Machhapuchhre (5km) and Choyu (5km). Mt. Everest team went for a 10km hike from Budhanilkantha to Kapan through the hills of Budhanilkantha. We went to Phulari Monastery in Kapan. There were some leech attacks on the way; but we still […]

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Recruiting for the Girls in Action Program

We had briefing in 3 different schools who accepted our invitation to let their girls participate in Girls in Action program last week. Around 135 girls showed up for their 1st day of training on Saturday. They were very excited to be part of GIA. Sudeep and Sonam had weekly meeting to plan more on […]

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Girls in Action team participated in a 5k race!

35 girls from ‘Girls in Action’ participated in the 3rd Kathmandu Trail Race Series organized by Trail Running Nepal on 27th May 2017. The girls ran a 5k race enjoying the marked trails around Budhanilkantha. They were excited to participate as they have been training since their last trail race in February. They did quite […]

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GIA Update

In recent update, We have finalized the logo for our Girls In Action team.  We now support two new girls; Rina and Prashamsa and have signed an annual contract with the girls and parents. Also we have a new office in Kalopul! Pay us a visit if you’re around.  #teamwov #bettertogether #Girlsinaction #Nepal  

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