Urmila Shrestha

Urmila Shrestha

Executive director
Tewa

Urmila Shrestha is an activist who is currently executive director at Tewa, the only women’s fund in Nepal.  

She has been associated with Tewa since 2004, starting as an volunteer programme officer where she worked on local resource mobilisation for sustainable development. She also played a major role in the aftermath of the Nepal Earthquake to lead the recovery and rebuilding works.