our team

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Shubha Kayastha
Shubha is a feminist activist who works in the intersection of gender, sexuality and technology. She is passionate about bringing feminist lens in the work around freedom of expression and sexual expression, data privacy and digital security. Prior to Body & Data, she worked in the area of sexual and reproductive health and rights of women, young people and people with disabilities in national and regional NGOs. She completed her Masters in Gender Studies from Tribhuvan University, Nepal in 2013.
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Rita Baramu
Rita is a feminist writer who comes from the background of gender, law, and land rights. You will always find her speaking her mind about women's, ethnic, and minorities' issues, and leading with a feminist perspective at Body & Data. Being paradox of loud laugh and soft voice, Rita is a force to reckon with.
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Kabita Rai
Kabita is a feminist and LLB graduate with masters in Gender Studies. She has a history of working with children and youth at risk and is involved in the indigenous movement. Kabita is also associated with Abiral - The Arts Group.
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Youba Rai
Youba has been handling the administration and finances of Body & Data. Originally from Sankhuwasabha, Youba has been working in the field for the past 7 years. She is definitely a residential superwoman.
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Shripa Pradhan
Shripa is a feminist and has been a debater in the past. She is a psychology major and loves Narratives Practices. You can always catch her enthusiastically speaking about BTS, her favorite band.
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Neha Gauchan
Neha is a feminist indigenous activist with a background in human rights. Her past experiences include working in the field of digital rights with a primary focus on children. She often writes her heart out in her personal blog and you can also find her talking endlessly about Korean dramas, KPOP, yuri mangas/manhwas and more!
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Shambhawi Paudel
Shambhawi is a feminist advocate who graduated with a degree in human rights law. She loves coffee, collecting cat memes, and the idea of love. In her free time you can find her curled with whatever book/drama/movie/music caught her interest at the moment.
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Mahima Pradhan
Mahima is a person who is filled with curiosity and zeel to try out new things that give chills. She has a background of bachelor's in social work. Having past work experience in child education sector, is keen in working with women and youth group. Besides, she loves reading books, watching movies and practicing yoga.
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Nuva Rai
Nuva is an Indigenous feminist from Bhojpur, Nepal who is currently based in Kathmandu. She has experience of working on the intersections of indiginity-disability-gender. She loves writing as it helps her navigate her emotions and to come in terms with it. She also enjoys her free time playing online games or sleeping as it helps her recharge.
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Anisha/ Annekarma
Anisha, known as Aneekarma, is a passionate feminist Dalit rights advocate with expertise in social work and fundraising.  Combining her love for literature and poetry, she leads a book club in Pokhara. She advocates against the injustices happening in the society and has an undying love for tiramisu, cheesecake, iced-coffee and flowers.  She loves taking pictures of boats, sunsets and cherished moments with her loved ones.

our team

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Shubha Kayastha
Shubha is a feminist activist who works in the intersection of gender, sexuality and technology. She is passionate about bringing feminist lens in the work around freedom of expression and sexual expression, data privacy and digital security. Prior to Body & Data, she worked in the area of SRHR of women, young people and people with disabilities in national and regional NGOs. She completed her Masters in Gender Studies from Tribhuvan University, Nepal in 2013.
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Youba Rai
Youba has been handling the administration and finances of Body & Data. Originally from Sankhuwasabha, Youba has been working in the field for the past 7 years. She is definitely a residential superwoman.
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Shripa Pradhan
Shripa is a feminist and has been a debater in the past. She is a psychology major and loves Narratives Practices. You can always catch her enthusiastically speaking about BTS, her favorite band.
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Rita Baramu
Rita is a feminist writer who comes from the background of gender, law, and land rights. You will always find her speaking her mind about women's, ethnic, and minorities' issues, and leading with a feminist perspective at Body & Data. Being paradox of loud laugh and soft voice, Rita is a force to reckon with.
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Kabita Rai
Kabita is a feminist and LLB graduate with masters in Gender Studies. She has a history of working with children and youth at risk and is involved in the indigenous movement. Kabita is also associated with Abiral - The Arts Group.
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Neha Gauchan
Neha is a feminist indigenous activist with a background in human rights. Her past experiences include working in the field of digital rights with a primary focus on children. She often writes her heart out in her personal blog and you can also find her talking endlessly about Korean dramas, KPOP, yuri mangas/manhwas and more!
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Shambhawi Paudel
Shambhawi is a feminist advocate who graduated with a degree in human rights law. She loves coffee, collecting cat memes, and the idea of love. In her free time you can find her curled with whatever book/drama/movie/music caught her interest at the moment.
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Nuva Rai
Nuva is an Indigenous feminist youth from Bhojpur, Nepal who is currently based in Kathmandu. She has experience of working on the intersections of indiginity-disability-gender. She loves writing as it helps her navigate her emotions and to come in terms with it. She also enjoys her free time playing online games or sleeping as it helps her recharge.
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Mahima Pradhan
Mahima is a person who is filled with curiosity and zeel to try out new things that give chills. She has a background of bachelor's in social work. Having past work experience in child education sector, is keen in working with women and youth group. Besides, she loves reading books, watching movies and practicing yoga.
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Anisha/ Annekarma
Anisha, known as Aneekarma, is a passionate youth and Dalit rights advocate with expertise in social work and fundraising.  Combining her love for literature and poetry, she leads a book club in Pokhara. She advocates against the injustices happening in the society and has an undying love for tiramisu, cheesecake, iced-coffee and flowers.  She loves taking pictures of boats, sunsets and cherished moments with her loved ones.