Shashi Kumary Adhikary

Nepal Law Campus



Prof. Dr. Shashi Kumary Adhikary is working since 30 years as women’s rights activist, practicing lawyer and former chair of legal aid and consultancy Centre (LACC), Former Asst. Dean of Faculty of Law, T.U. and Senior Advocate. She has involved on advocacy for amendment of the discriminatory provision on the basis of gender and advocacy to Government for gender equality and protection and promotion of basic human rights of women to bring their attention on women’s human rights issues. She has participated and presented a paper in different international program such as; Universal Periodic Report Review Pre-session, Geneva, Parallel Event of UN CSW60 Organized by UN, Women, New York, She has Participated and shared the experiences of Nepal on Pro Bono services of Nepal on ” Pro-Bono Conference, organized by BAPSCAL, Hong Kong, October 2018. She has received various international and national awards such as; N- Peace Award, Role Model For Peace for demonstrated leadership and commitment towards building peace, 2013 Awarded by United Nations Development Programme Asia -Pacific Regional Centre, Leadership for Excellence Award, 2014, JCI, Kathmandu, Lady, Millennium Milestone maker award, 2015 awarded by Global Interactions World Academy for the Future of Women, Korea.