Responding Terai Flood

Responding Terai Flood

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, deforestation, drought, flood and fire outbreak are putting this region at high...
One Step toward Economic Empowerment

One Step toward Economic Empowerment

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 family members – 2 sons, 1 daughter, husband, and herself. Her husband works as a...
Transformation from Small Tea Shop to aGrocery-Restaurant

Transformation from Small Tea Shop to aGrocery-Restaurant

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 her to run the shop, however, it was just sustaining. She wanted to run a restaurant as the demand...
Story of Poonam Devi Mahato

Story of Poonam Devi Mahato

My husband works as a labour and doesn’t earn much. I got married at the age of 15 because my parents were poor and couldn’t afford my education. I was very young and didn’t know anything about reproductive health. My husband was a drunkard and he...
Water Supply System is Back in ThuloNamja Village

Water Supply System is Back in ThuloNamja Village

Water scarcity had been a big problem in a remote village of ThuloNamja, Rolpa which had compelled the village of 56 households to explore alternative places to migrate. The villagers, who were mostly from Dalit community, pleaded for building of water supply system...
From ‘Housewife’ to Resource Person

From ‘Housewife’ to Resource Person

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 taking training on pickle making, they were running pickle enterprise...