Gauri Pradhan (Nepali: गौरी प्रधान) is a prominent social activist and human rights defender in Nepal as well as in South Asia. He is the founding President of a number of national institutes including a pioneer child rights organization Child Workers in Nepal (CWIN-Nepal) established in 1987. For his work on child rights and human rights in Nepal he has been conferred with a number of national and international honors including the UNICEF Global Leadership on the Rights of the Child in 2000 along with Nelson Mandela, the former President of South Africa. Gauri Pradhan currently holds an office as a Commissioner and Spokesperson of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), a constitutional organ of Nepal.
- Child Rights Expert
Mr. Pradhan has been associated with CWIN since 1991 and has worked through the years for the promotion and protection of children at risk. Mr. Pradhan is also the Chairperson of Children as zones of peace - National Alliance (CZOPP) and MenEngage Alliance.
Ed: Masters in Business Administration
- Women’s Rights Expert and Founding associate of CWIN-Nepal.
Ms. Joshi is a women’s rights defender and has been working in Nepal Bank Ltd. For the past 25 years. Ed: Masters in Commerce
- Child Rights Expert (Ex. Officio representing management)
Ms. Tuladhar is a founding associate of CWIN and is an expert on various child protection issues including trafficking, street children, CSEC, child participation, children and conflict transformation and online child protection. Ms. Tuladhar is also a founding member of AATWIN and Shanti Malika. Ed: Masters in English Literature
- Management Expert
Mr. Shrestha has been associated with CWIN for more than two decades. He is also Director at Capital FM. Ed: Masters in Commerce
Mr. Limbu has done a number of researches and teaches Medical Anthropology at Tribhuwan University. He is also associated with Friends for Peace. Ed: Masters in Anthropology
- Research Expert
Prof. Subedi is a well-known expert in labour research and has carried out national research studies for ILO and the government of Nepal. Prof. Subedi is also the Senate Member of Tribhuwan University. Ed: PhD/Population Studies
Ms. Subba is a profound women’s rights defender and has worked as an Executive Director at LACC (Legal Aid Consultancy Centre). She is the Chairperson of the Indigenous Women Lawyers Group. Ms. Subba is also a well-known name in the field of literature. She has many novels to her credit.