Eve Ensler (Playwright / Performer / Activist) is the award-winning author of The Vagina Monologues.
Her play The Vagina Monologues has been translated into over 45 languages and is running in theaters all over the world, including sold-out runs at both Off-Broadway's Westside Theater and on London's West End (2002 Olivier Award nomination, Best Entertainment.) Her experience performing The Vagina Monologues inspired her to create V-Day, a global movement to stop violence against women and girls. Ms. Ensler's performance in The Vagina Monologues can be seen in the HBO original documentary of the play (2002).
Women do not
have an easy life in Nepal, especially after being victims of
discriminations and violence, not only physical but also
psychological. We are talking about violence that often, however,
are not perceived as that, just because made everlasting through
several generations and considered “habitual” aspects of the
interaction among the other sex.
women are well aware of the problems affecting their lives in the
Nepali society and they want to break the silence that surrounds
them, disseminating a new awareness: women do not have to be
punished just because women, their rights have to be fully
We want to be part of this social awareness process at
the national level and therefore HELP/Nepal is committing itself in
organising and promoting an outstanding event: V-Day.