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Our Thematic Areas

Active Citizenship

Active Citizenship

”Youth have ideas, promote them”.

Youth are active partners in the development process. Enabling them to translate their ideas into actions is our major task. Emphasizes on the civic awareness and civic issues, thus motivating and facilitating youth to act and take initiations and be informed on the issues of their concern.

Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR)

Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR)

”Youth Health matters, break the barrier”.

We work with youth towards Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights sensitization through grass-root activities and advocacy. Provides awareness and greater involvement of young people in response to the issues related sexual and reproductive health and rights.

Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are the global goals for sustainable development adopted by 193 member countries of United Nations on 2015, which envisions to shape up the world and make the world a better place to live in by 2030. YUWA is also working in awareness and implementation of SDGs solely and also in partnership.

Economic Initiation and innovation

Economic Initiation and innovation

”Self-employment is key to eradicate poverty”.

Promotes youth entrepreneurship and supports upcoming entrepreneurs towards self- sufficiency. We work with youth to foster their economic initiation and promote their innovation to help them become potential entrepreneurs.

Empowering youth
Strengthening involment

Our Team

Our Team

Co-founders and 2009-2012 Executive Board

Rukh Bahadur Gurung
Rukh Bahadur Gurung

Founding President

Reecha Bhattarai
Reecha Bhattarai

Vice-President and Co-founder

Santosh Bohara
Santosh Bohara

General Secretary and Co-founder

Dhruba Lamsal
Dhruba Lamsal

Secretary and Co-founder

Upcoming Events

Starting on
21 Feb, 2018

Starting on
21 Feb, 2018

Center for Gender and Sexuality Studies (CGSS) - 21 Feb, 2018

Gender and sexuality studies help to better understand society and its interrelation. Almost every areas are affected by the issues related to gender. Most affected and influenced by gender and sexuality are adolescent and youth. Understanding these cross-cutting issues related to gender could be essential for any area or sector to work smoothly. YUWA intends to establish a Centre for Gender and Sexuality Studies under the Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights department in YUWA. This ...Read More

Center for Gender and Sexuality Studies (CGSS)

Youth Issues

Bivek Joshi, 25, is a youth fellow of UNAIDS. He worked in UNAIDS headquarter Geneva for six month and now continuing the work in national office in Kathmandu.`Diam dicta illum nemo voluptatum quos. Nobis ducimus quod venenatis, arcu assumenda, officia, autem gravida

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