- Lead: Bir Bahadur Ghale
Mr. Bir Bahadur Ghale is an Ashoka Fellow, an energy access entrepreneur and Gorkhaly Foundation’s advisor/liaison for Barpak. Gorkhaly Foundation has been working very closely with Mr. Ghale, who is a highly respected community member of this remote village in Gorkha. Mr. Ghale is our adviser and partner in Rebuild Barpak campaign. The foundation has launched the “Rebuild Barpak” campaign in collaboration with Mr. Bir Bahadur Ghale and Nepal Ko Yuwa (NKY). This campaign is part of the collaborative NKY-led “Nepal Rising” effort to rebuild and support Nepal after the earthquakes.
- Nepal Ko Yuwa (NKY) is a US registered non-profit, non-governmental organization. It is registered as a 501(c)(3) organization under the leadership of Dr. Pukar Malla. It nurtures young change-agents in Nepal to accelerate the impact of their innovations in businesses, public agencies and NGOs and foster systemic change by – nurturing innovation and leadership in young change-agents; fostering collaborations among young innovators; and strengthening local and global Nepali communities. NKY has been supporting Gorkhaly Foundation’s Rebuild Barpak efforts.