Aatish Gurung is the Communications Coordinator at Adhikaar. Aatish initially started at Adhikaar in 2019 as a Communications Fellow. Aatish is of Bhutanese Nepali descent and also a member of the Women Deliver Young Leaders program that connects young advocates with the platforms, people, and resources to amplify their influence. He brings to Adhikaar diverse expertise in social justice movements and digital organizing after working in both community-based and international organizations in New York City.
Aatish graduated with a B.S. from the City College of New York and is currently pursuing graduate study at the University of South Wales, UK. Aatish is fluent in five different languages: Nepali, Dzongkha, Tshangla, Hindi, English, and intermediate in Tibetan.