The third iteration of Women of the World - WOW Madesh festival is being held 0n 6 and 7 December at the ancient city of Janakpur. The edition focuses on the Madhesh belt of Nepal which are ripe with gender equality-related issues and development work.
WOW is a festival built on exploring, engaging in and promoting gender equality across the world. Through talks, workshops, performances, mentorship programs and more, women share stories of change, with the shared goal of intersectional gender equality. This festival which began in London in 2011 has expanded to a global movement of over 20 cities, bringing together women and men, from all backgrounds, to engage in important dialogue and take an honest look on the current issues of gender equality.
The activities that will take place during the festival are: