TGG Mentorship Program First Batch Closing

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Date: 22 February, 2015
Venue: Kathmandu, Nepal

2 February 2015- Finally marked the closure of the first ever TGG Mentorship Program which was launched on 15 August 2014 with 11 Mentors and 88 Mentees. While some of the Mentors will be continuing with us, few are joining us in later batches, WWF Nepal welcomed the new Mentors onboard for 2015 batch. Dr. Aruna Upreti (Nutritionist, Social Worker), Ms. Sapana Shakya (Filmmaker) and Ms. Chari Maya Tamang (Social Worker) were the new mentors.

Congratulations to the top five Mentee Projects who made it from 19 Projects to six finalists and then eventually to top five!

The Five Projects are as below (with no particular order):

  • Green Library Project (Mentor: Mr. Anil Chitrakar)
  • Garbage Management in Sajha Yatayat (Mentor: Mr. Leela Mani Paudyal)
  • Roof Top Farming in Urban Nepal (Mentor: Hon. Gagan Thapa)
  • Drip Irrigation (Mentor: Dr. Shant Raj Gnawali)
  • Climate Change, Its Impacts on Rural Livelihood and Local Adaptation
  • Measures in Churia Region of Nepal: Shaktikhor VDC, Chitwan (Mentor: Kunda Dixit)

WWF Nepal will be taking the above chosen concepts forward under the Generation Green Campaign.