Manisha Shrestha

What does it mean for you to be part of the Shoe Project?  We asked The Shoe Project alumnae to write to us about their experience in The Project. We received this video message from Manisha Shrestha who resides currently in Kathmandu, Nepal. She lived in Canada from 2013 until 2017.


Produced by Nurdjana de Rijcke


Manisha Shrestha works as a volunteer coordinator for the Australian Volunteers Program in CECI Nepal. She holds a master’s degree in Geo-Informatics from the International Institute of Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation (ITC) in the Netherlands. Manisha came to Canada with her spouse and son in 2013. She lived in Canmore, Alberta for five years to support her husband in pursuing his Ph.D. She and her family returned permanently to Nepal in 2017. During her stay in Canmore, she volunteered and worked for many community development activities in the Bow Valley.


Read the story that Manisha Shrestha wrote for The Shoe Project. Please follow the link to our interactive map. Select the country Nepal in the dropdown menu. Click on a pin to read the story.