February 16, 2013. Today, GLFP organized Mentor-Mentee Joint Orientation Program and paired 2012 Batch of GL Fellows with individual mentor. We consider this program as one of the one of the important stepping stone on Gaky’s Light Fellowship Program.
About, the Gaky’s Light Mentorship program, it is a special program of Gaky’s Light Fellowship where mentor provide personal and professional support to Gaky’s Light Fellows. Mentors offer guidance, encouragement, career advice, professional networking, and friendship to their mentees. The mentorship period will cover two years, beginning six months into the Fellow’s Intermediate study, and ending six months after the Intermediate Degree is finished.
On Mentor Mentee Joint Orientation Program, Mr. Samundra Paudel, Program Director and Mr. Shiva Poudel, Counselor facilitated different sessions which were developed to motivate them toward formal mentorship.Dr. Sujan Babu Paudel, Mentor of Kiran Bastola said, “It will be great opportunity for them to take responsibility as mentor and support GL Fellows to help them to solve their challenges in their education and personal lives and develop their career and life goals.”
On the day, each mentor with their mentee and from the side of Alternatives signed Mentorship Contract, which is consent between mentor, mentee and GLFP to develop the formal mentor relationship and explains the core duties and responsibilities of each party for mentorship period.