Taskila has worked with marginalized groups in India, promoting and advocating for their human rights.
For ten years she worked as a social worker:
Working for the rights of the landless tribes.
Promoting the right to education of the tribal children.
Organizing Children’s Parliament.
Educating and empowering women to participate in the local self-government in the villages.
She has been a member of the Asia Pacific Justice Peace core team since early 2013.
For the last few years Taskila has been living and working at Opportunity Village in Nepal. In April 2015 when the disastrous earthquake hit Nepal, Taskila played a leadership role in coordinating the Good Shepherd response.
Report on field visits carried out by Opportunity Village Nepal staff as part of ongoing follow-up visit to Gorkha
Read this comprehensive report on the Good Shepherd Relief Work in Nepal from April to September 2015
Comprehensive overview from the GSAPP team - how Good Shepherd Partnership for Mission is developing in this region
In Nepal two sisters and supporters made an arduous journey, mostly on foot, to offer health services to an isolated community
The Sisters in Pokhara Nepal established Opportunity Village to offer health services, education and training for girls and women vulnerable to trafficking