My Republica

Alaina B Teplitz



Be bold, Nepal

March 28, 2018 01:30 AM

Nepal has a clear and straightforward path to greater prosperity but achieving its full potential requires deeper connectivity with the dynamic South Asian economy

Prosperity over politics

December 28, 2017 01:30 AM

If Nepal wants to reach middle-income status, it must include women in positions of power and influence, especially in business and politics.

Cleaning up government

September 20, 2017 00:45 AM

It is staggering to me how average Nepali’s response to corruption stories is one of a lamenting shrug and assertion that “that’s just how things are done in Nepal”

The right way

June 29, 2017 00:15 AM

There is no easy or quick way to get into a US university and so there’s no such thing as a “guaranteed, easy” student visa

When women win

March 30, 2017 00:15 AM

The new constitution offers a valuable opportunity to ensure that women and girls have the same prospects in life as their male counterparts

Setting the standard

January 31, 2017 00:25 AM

The term “disaster risk reduction” was in part coined right here in Nepal during the early 1990s, based on several pilot projects