Ashok Raj Pandey
Director, Empowerment WORKS Nepal
Born on 24 April 1996 in Nuwakot district of Nepal, Ashok has experience of leading the youth for more than 9 years (starting in middle school). In addition to his stewarding the development of Empowerment WORKS flagship programs in Nepal, this Ashok has inspired entrepreneurs of all ages as the Founder, CEO of HamroDoctor.com (1st Health Care IT Company in Nepal) and director of the Utkristha media creation Pvt. Ltd.
He is currently studying Bachelors of public health from Central Institute of Science and Technology. Ashok is passionate about serving mankind and promoting women's empowerment with all around human development. He believes that development isn’t possible without women's empowerment. Women are the key members of the family, community and nation contributing in overall development of the family as well as leading society to improve the welfare of the state. Thereby the empowerment of women is the thirst of the rural as well as urban community across the nation in which he has been involved in wide areas of women's development - making them better able to be the part and parts of nation building.
Scholastica Sylvan Kimaryo
Catalyst Action Training / CEO at Kilimanjaro Conscious Leadership Institute
From a rural village in Tanzania, Scholastica created a global legacy in leadership and sustainable development -- earning advanced degrees at the London School of Economics and Political Science, Scholastica served for three decades across Africa for the United Nations, UNDP, UNICEF as Country Director in South Africa and Liberia.
Chopra Center University Certified Instructor in Perfect Health & Primordial Sound Meditation, Scholastica combines her extensive life experience and passion for participatory approaches to support Empowerment WORKS' 7SS Catalyst Action Training. Scholastica first brought her contagious inspiration and wisdom to EW our 2nd edition of The Global Summit training intensive in in 2010 and was an honored guest speaker our 5th biennial in Rio de Janeiro, August 2016.
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