AMKAS Nepal

NGO for, by, and of returnee women migrant workers.

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AMKAS Nepal conducted the "Expert's Consultation Meeting on CSOs lead solution to Safer Migration".
Organizer : AMKAS Nepal
Supported By : The Asia Foundation (TAF)

Chairperson of AMKAS, speaking up for Women Migrant worker published in "Naari" magazine.

"Mrs. Bijaya Rai Shrestha, Chairperson of AMKAS Nepal is speaking up for women migrant workers. We are thankful to "Nari" Magazine for this Article."

Congratulating Ms. Kanchi Maya Tamang, 1st Nepalese returnee women migrant worker for scaling Mt. Everest, Nepal.

"AMKAS Nepal celebrates and Congratulates Ms. Kanchi Maya Tamang, Nepalese Returnee Migrant Worker and the first tamang women in successfully scaling Mt. Everest. Ms. Kanchi Maya Tamang is a first person to take a message on Gender Equality and Women's Empowerment to the top of the world". We are proud of you...👏👏

Participation in Felicitation program of " Ms. Anuradha Koirala " honored the Padmashree Award by Republic of India.

AMKAS Nepal team joined in felicitating event of Ms. Anu Radha koirala dijyu- Founder and Chairperson of MAITI Nepal who has been recently honored the PadmaShree Award by President of Republic of India in recognition of her invaluable efforts in combating trafficking in girls and women of Nepal. It is the highest Award of Republic of India, which has been awarded to Foreign national for the first time. AMKAS Nepal applauds and highly appreciate National Network Against Girls Trafficking (NNAGT) for today's noble and important program. We are feeling proud to be part of the program.

"Felicitation Program for Newly Elected Government Bodies" organized by AMKAS Nepal

AMKAS Nepal conducted "Felicitation and Interaction program with newly elected Government Officials". Special thanks to Mr. Rajendra kumar Shrestha- newly elected President of ward No. 2 office, newly elected ward committee members, Mrs. Bharati Silwal Giri- AMKAS Nepal's advisory / chairperson of National Network Against Girls Trafficking (NNAGT), Sarita Shrestha and Shanta Bhandari of ASMITA Magazine. We would like to thank all of our respected Guests for their valuable time and presence.

Participation in "Stakeholders Consultation workshop"

AMKAS Nepal participated in Stakeholders Consultation Workshop entitled "A study on causes of Women's Migration to Foreign Employment and ways to Reintegration into National Labor" organized by UN Women Nepal & Presentation on the Research by Centre for Study of Labour and Migration (CESLAM) and Social Science Baha.

Attending the "MFA Strategy meeting", Manila, Philippines

"Mrs. Bijaya Kumari Rai Shrestha, Chairperson of AMKAS Nepal attended the MFA strategy meeting which was held in Manila, Philippines. We would like to thank Ellene Sana for inviting us on your very special day. AMKAS Nepal congratulates CMA for the tremendous work you have done for migrant workers and their family for the last 15 year and for being an inspiration to many of us in the field of migration and trafficking globally..

Celebrated "Home Based Workers Day"organized by Saathi

AMKAS Nepal celebrated "Home Based Workers Day"organized by Saathi honored by Her Excellency Ambika Basnet, Minister for Cooperative and Poverty Alleviation. AMKAS Nepal's stand for the day is 'If rights of Home Based Worker is not protected and promoted it will lead to more unsafe, force migration and trafficking of women and girls, therefore urge Nepal Government to ratify ILO C 177. '

His Excellency Mr. Peter Graeme Budd an ambassador of Australia and Mr. Krishna Karki, program officer

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His Excellency Mr. Peter Graeme Budd an ambassador of Australia and Mr. Krishna Karki, program officer visited to AMKAS office and Shelter Home. We are grateful towards them for providing us their valuable time.

Participation in " Reflection and Review Program on Building Effective Advocacy and Collaboration Strategies Along with Key Migration Corridors" organized by MFA and DTP, 2018

AMKAS Nepal participating in " Reflection and Review Program on Building Effective Advocacy and Collaboration Strategies Along with Key Migration Corridors" organized in Parternship with Migrant Forum in Asia (MFA) and Diplomacy Training Program (DTP) which was supported by International Labour Organization (ILO) and hosted by NNSM." #21st- 23rd March 2018

Mrs. Dolma Sherpa, returnee women migrant worker

Mrs. Dolma Sherpa, the returnee women migrant worker & the member of our organization in AMKAS Nepal. It was her first time to visit AMKAS Nepal and also became the member of our organization from now onwards.

Meeting with Newly elected Mayor of Dharan Sunsari Mr. Tara Subba

AMKAS Nepal visited the Newly elected Mayor of Dharan Sunsari Mr. Tara Subba to know the situation of women migrant workers in Dharan Sunsari .

National Information Commission interacting on RTI

AMKAS Nepal at the National Information Commission interacting on RTI with NIC, MAG, UNWOMEN, ZONTA international and RTI champions. Thank you MAG & UNWOMAN for the opportunity.

Round Table Meeting with The Special Rapporteur on Human Rights of Migrants (SR) Mr. Felipe Gonzalez Morales and Alice Ochsenbein

AMKAS Nepal would like to thank ILO Nepal for the coordination and the opportunity to attend the Round Table Meeting with The Special Rapporteur on Human Rights of Migrants (SR) Mr. Felipe Gonzalez Morales and Alice Ochsenbein, a special focus on women migrants issue.

Meeting with Ministry of Labour and Employment (MoLE) Secretary Mr. Laxmam Prasad Mainali

Mrs. Bijaya Rai Shrestha, chairperson of AMKAS Nepal in the meeting with Ministry of Labour and Employment (MoLE) Secretary Mr. Laxmam Prasad Mainali by CSOs working on Foreign labor migration(GCM Team) to hand over the outcome document of National Consultation on GCM.
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AMKAS Nepal participated in " The True Stories Mural Project Exhibition" invited cordially by Siddartha Art Gallery, UN Women, Zonta International, Art works for change (Oakland, USA) organized in collaboration with Maiti Nepal, Raksha Nepal, Child Workers In Nepal (CWIN) and Circus Kahmandu.
Siddhartha Art gallery commissioned artist mentors, Kiran Maharjan and Martin Travels to work with individual from diverse background to create thought provoking murals on the themes of objectification, mythology, exploitation and empowerment which simultaneously align with works of Local and International Artists..
We are really thankful to all of them for inviting in such great exhibition...

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AMKAS Nepal conducted "Felicitation and Interaction program with newly elected Government Officials". Special thanks to Mr. Rajendra kumar Shrestha- newly elected President of ward No. 2 office, newly elected ward committee members, Mrs. Bharati Silwal Giri- AMKAS Nepal's advisory / chairperson of National Network Against Girls Trafficking (NNAGT), Sarita Shrestha and Shanta Bhandari of ASMITA Magazine. We would like to thank all of our respected Guests for their valuable time and presence.

Five days skill training to Entrepreneurs” was provided by AMKAS Nepal. We are thankful for your participation in our training program and also appreciate that you took time out of your busy schedule to join the training.We hope you are able to utilize aspects of the training which were of particular benefit to u.We look forward to seeing you next time, when we will put extra effort into making our next program even more useful and exciting.

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Head Office

Aaprabasi Mahila Kamdar Samuha Nepal
Neel Saraswateesthan,
Dharapati- 3, Maharajgunj, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal

Contact Number: 4428403 (Office)
Email: mailamkas05@gmail.com

: amkas.paralegal@gmail.com, 9803783564- Agni Gurung, Vice- president

Contact Person

Ms. Bijaya Rai Shrestha, Chairperson
Email: amkasbijaya16@gmail.com

Cell No: +977 9841404337