Akriti Rana

Captain Akriti Rana, Nepalese Army, is assigned to the Nepalese Army Directorate of Human Rights.  She recently returned from a deployment in the UN Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL).  She is a graduate of the U.S. Air Force Gender Based Violence course in San Antonio, TX.  She acted as a mentor for the Girls Mentorship and Awareness Workshop in Nepal in 2016.  She has a M.A in Gender Studies from Tribhuvan University of Kathmandu, Nepal.

Military planning can incorporate gender related factors to promote peacebuilding and mitigate the effects of conflict and can be applied to ongoing operations or in post-conflict situations.