Fellow Since 1988
Seto Gurans National Child Development Services
This profile was prepared when Agatha Thapa was elected to the Ashoka Fellowship in 1988.
Agatha Thapa is a Nepali who taught primary and secondary grades in Lalitpur in the 1960s and early 1970s, and who has since founded two pre-primary schools and an organization that introduces, champions, and helps others take up pre-primary child care and educational reforms. Her focus is on poor mothers and their children.
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