Rekha Khatri Thapa

Programme Associate

Rekha joined ICIMOD in March, 2012.Currently she is working with MKAN Regional Programme and HIMAP Initiative as Programme Associate. Where she will coordinate, manage, and support the administrative and logistical functions. Rekha has over 10 years of experience in working in administration and program units of the UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in Nepal (UN-OHCHR), and in Plan International Nepal as ‘Supervisor of Early Child Care Development’. She did her Bachelor’s Degree in Rural Development and holds Master’s Degree in Sociology and Anthropology from Padma Kanya Multiple Campus, Kathmandu. Apart from this, she did a diploma in community development from New Era Development Institute (NEDI), Panchagani, Maharasthra, India. She has also taken several trainings on Human Rights monitoring skills, child care development and research methods in past.