Hamri Bahini- Biodegradable Green Shopping Bags is a social initiative to provide alternatives to harmful plastic shopping bags side by side creating green jobs to less formally educated Nepali women.

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Mai Hoon Hamri Bahini organizes Vagina Monologues in Kathmandu

18 April 2015: [{}] The Vagina Monologues or V-Day is a global activist movement to end violence against women and girls. V-Day is a catalyst that promotes creative events to increase awareness, raise money, and revitalize the spirit of existing anti-violence organizations. The Vagina Monologues, organized by Hamri Bahini’s...


Hamri Bahini team introduces the concept of Discount Bags and expands its outreach

31 March 2015: Hamri Bahini team has recently introduced the concept of Discount Bags and has started its outreach by visiting different stores at different localities. The stores will have their own logos on the bags and will give discount to the customers if same bags are brought by the customers while shopping at the same store. This ...


Opening the Doors for improvements – Bag making training for Hamri Bahinis

18 March 2015: Six members of Hamri Bahini Bags production unit were given 10 days training at Mitini, Baluwatar. Four of our Bahinis namely- Anjana, Karuna, Phulmaya and Sushila were trained for making bags of varieties while Pabitra and kalpana were given the opportunity to learn stitching as well as cutting. The bahinis were o...


Legally empowering Didi-Bahinis on International Women’s Day

7 March 2015: Mai Hoon Hamri Bahini- an advocacy program of Hamri Bahini- The Green Angels Social Enterprise in collaboration with Center for Legal Research and Resource development (CeLRRd) organized a Legal Aid Camp marking the Int’l Women’s Day. Few promine...