Bhrikuti Rai works as a reporter for South Asia Check, Nepal’s first non-profit initiative which aims to promote accuracy and accountability in public debate. She was a journalist at Nepali Times in Kathmandu between 2011-2014.
Bhrikuti has worked with press, radio, TV and online media. Internationally she’s reported for, among others, Los Angeles Times, BBC, The Guardian, TRT World, Radiolab, Göteborgsposten and Fria Tidningen. She keeps up to date with new media platforms for storytelling and started the podcast Boju Bajai which focuses on media, feminism, politics, and popular culture.
An English summary of one of Bhrikuti’s articles can be found here:
“I encourage men to buy sanitary pads for their sisters” – original Swedish article published in OmVärlden, november 2016
Photo: Kristina Sälgvik