Sanjana Shrestha

Senior Program Specialist

Sanjana has been with READ Nepal for twelve years and has served as Country Director since January 2009 through February 2018. Under Sanjana’s leadership, READ has been the driving force behind the strengthening of the Nepal Community Library Association (NCLA), which helps READ Centers advocate and lobby for rights. Sanjana’s expertise and facilitation skills have been critical in expanding the READ model to India and Bhutan. Sanjana now serves as READ Global’s Senior Program Specialist providing strategic program design guidance to READ’s overall replication and scaling efforts. She holds Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in humanities and social science from Tribhuvan University in Kathmandu.

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