OUR MISSION

Adhikaar, meaning rights, is a New York-based nonprofit organizing Nepali-speaking community to promote human rights and social justice for all.

To achieve our mission :

  • We facilitate access to information and resources on immigration, health, workers’ rights, and other issues;
  • We organize the community to collectively advocate against social injustices and human rights abuses;
  • We conduct participatory action research and policy advocacy on issues affecting our community;
  • We build leadership of members, with the focus on marginalized groups within the Nepali-speaking community.