Ayushma Sharma Timilsina proposes a plan to use education of the people of Nepal to help eradicate cultural superstitions that are detrimental to the lives of the country’s women.
Ayushma Sharma Timilsina is a student at The University of Texas at El Paso. She is an Undergraduate Research Assistant for the Mechanical Engineering Department, a Diversity Representative for the Student Government Association (SGA) and the Secretary of the Nepalese Student Association. Ayushma was born in Kathmandu, Nepal. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at https://www.ted.com/tedx