International Conference on

Understanding Climate Change and Enabling Climate Actions in the Hindu Kush Himalaya

Kathmandu, Nepal
11 - 13 April 2017

Bivishika Bhandari 

Bivishika Bhandari is the Head of Marketing and Outreach at Himalayan Climate Initiative (HCI). Bhandari advocates for sustainable development and aids in educating, mentoring and inspiring youth about the intersectionality among social, environmental and economic pillars of development. She has a strong voice for women’s rights and empowerment, which has helped envision women centric entrepreneurial ventures at HCI that has successfully created jobs for more than 700 women. Bhandari set a milestone in the Nepali community by creating spaces to talk about women’s bodies, violence against women, gender and sexuality through the global movement, V-Day Kathmandu, The Vagina Monologues.