Ms. Ahilya Adhikari the local resident of Tehrathum district has been working in Jagaran Nepal -an organization working for women rights, peace and governance from November 2011 as Resource Center Facilitator and now She is working as a Communication Information and Documentation officer at center level under Electoral Education in Grassroots and District level for Democratic Governance(EEDG) project funded by European Union. She has Master's Degree (MA) in Rural Development and Bachelor's degree in Sociology & Nepali. Before joining Jagaran Nepal, Ms. Adhikari worked in Women Awareness Group (WAG), as a Secretary and program coordinator. She has effectively coordinated the different women for poverty alleviation through empowerment. She worked as Monitoring officer, field researcher, researcher team member, Documentation officer, School teacher etc. She has got trainings like PRA, PLA Health Rights of Women Assessment Instruments (HeRWAI). She has contributed lots of socio economic empowerment of rural and marginalized communities. She was involved in different researches as Team Member, Research Assistant and Data Editor.