Mr. Shiva B. Bisangkhe


Human Rights & Inclusion

Shiva Bisangkhe is a human rights and social justice activist with major contributions on marginalized community rights, and teaches law at Kathmandu University School of Law. He served as the Executive Director of Democratic Freedom and Human Rights Institute in Kathmandu from August 2015 to February 2019. He served as a Senior Program Officer for human rights with the Alliance for Social Dialogue, Kathmandu for Open Society Foundations (OSF) based in New York; and Nepal Water Conservation Foundation 1998 to May 2008, focusing on water rights, policies and management. He has published various articles on different subjects in journals and newspapers and co-authored three books. He received a Bachelor’s Degree in Law and a Master’s Degree in Political Science from Tribhuvan University. He received a degree in International Human Rights Law and Practice from the University of York, UK.