Juli Adhikari is a policy and advocacy coordinator for the Women’s Initiative at American Progress. Prior to joining American Progress, Adhikari was a fellow at the American Constitution Society, where she focused on using audience engagement data to advance issue campaigns. As the former vice chair for the Commission on the Status of Women for the city of Berkeley, California, she helped pass the city’s first supplemental paid family leave and equal pay legislations. She is a graduate of the University of California, Berkeley, where she majored in political science and gender and women’s studies. She is a native of both Kathmandu, Nepal, and Sacramento, California.

By Juli Adhikari
Equal Pay for All AAPI Women Is Essential to Economic JusticeCenter for American ProgressMarch 8, 2021
In Union, There is Strength: How Our Union Benefits Our Nonprofit’s MissionNonprofit QuarterlySeptember 22, 2020
Reproductive Rights at the Supreme CourtCenter for American ProgressJuly 29, 2020
The Power of Women of Color in the Global Climate MovementCenter for American ProgressApril 15, 2020
Who We Measure Matters: Connecting the Dots Among Comprehensive Data Collection, Civil Rights Enforcement, and EqualityCenter for American ProgressMarch 2, 2020