Anuja Tamang, 8, is studying at grade four in Shree Bal Sudhar Basic School in Dakshinkali municipality-2, Kathmandu through the support of ADRA Nepal for last five years. ADRA Nepal has been supporting unprivileged children to complete school level education in Kavre, Kathmandu and Lalitpur districts. Photo: Santosh KC
Trainees participating in search and rescue training in Kathmandu under BURDAN project. Building Resilience to Disaster by Promoting and Mainstreaming DRM and Resilience initiatives in Earthquake Affected Community in Dhading and Kavre District (BURDAN) is the project that aims to address pertinent needs for building community resilience to disaster. Photo: Ram K Gurung
A beneficiary of ADRA Nepal’s livelihood project selling vegetables in a local market in Sarlahi district. Enhancing Livelihoods of Smallholder Farmers in Central Terai Districts of Nepal (ELIVES) is the 3 year project that was implemented in four districts of Eastern region namely Bara, Rautahat, Sarlahi and Mahottari, completed in 2018 April. Photo: Frank Spangler


Management Division (MD), Department of Health Services (DOHS) with the financial and technical support From ADRA Nepal organized four- day training on…

Two days inception workshop of Promotion of Women’s Empowerment and…

Training on Knowledge Mgt

Two- day Training on Knowledge Management for ADRA Nepal staffs was held on 26-27 August 2018 at ADRA Nepal Country Office in Kathmandu.

Current Projects

The Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA) is the global humanitarian organization of the Seventh-day Adventist Church. Through an international network, ADRA delivers relief and development assistance to individuals in more than 130 countries—regardless of their ethnicity, political affiliation, or religious association. By partnering with communities, organizations, and governments, ADRA is able to improve the quality of life of millions through 9 impact areas.
The Adventist Development and Relief Agency is a global humanitarian organization of the Seventh-day Adventist Church that demonstrates God’s love and compassion.
ADRA works with people in poverty and distress to create just and positive change through empowering partnerships and responsible action.
Empowered People-Effective Partnership-Transformational Programs

What We Do

We have nearly three decades of experience in operating health programs that are designed and implemented in aligned with the Government of Nepal’s health strategy paper and on…

ADRA Nepal promotes economic development and food security amongst economically disadvantaged population groups with an emphasis on women and marginalized communities.

ADRA Nepal is recognized as; a lead support agency in assisting district level Disaster Preparedness and Response Planning (DPRP) initiatives; a member of national platform on…

Our education portfolio benefits over 10,000 households ensuring improved access to and provision of quality and resilient education by vividly promoting right to education.…

Impact Stories

It was unexpected for Shanta B.C, Mina BC and Pima BC, of Sari village of Pyuthan that they would be invited from Sunil Smriti Rural Municipality to facilitate training on pickle production. After

Mira Mahat is studying at grade 12 at Pragati Prabhat Academy, Banepa in Kavrepalanchok district. However, it was not easy for her to make ways to higher secondary school.

The economic

It's a break time. Weather is too hot. In a school, situated at a remote hill of Kavre district in central Nepal Nepal, 15 years old Ritu Tamang seats beneath a tree in the school premises to

With diverse topography and productive land, Terai is a beautiful region of Nepal. Despite its natural beauty, this region is highly vulnerable to the disaster. Climate Change,

Devatiya Devi Ram, who is 35 years old, belongs to a poor Dalit (untouchable) family of Raghunathpur, Rautahat and she is the President of Ganga Jamuna Goat Group. She has five

For Geeta BK, 32, from Namja of Badachaur VDC, small tea shop was the only source of income. Belonged to socially excluded Dalit community, it was not an easy job for