Advocacy On Women Empowerment (AWEP)

This project will cover 2 rural VDCs (Bharta and Kalikatar) of Makwanpur District. The project proposed to serve 1,347 households with total population of 8,109 by improving the social, economical, health, education and women empowerment status.

The goal of the project is to improve the quality of life of women. The proposed activities will be implemented through various groups and SCN staffs will facilitate the process so that the skills and knowledge of community will be developed and ensure the sustainability of the activities with the maximum use of local resources. The project is anticipated to be implemented through the funding supports of CEDAR Fund Hong Kong.

NOTE: These Data Are Extracted From DDC Statistics Report 2005.

The goal of the project is to improve the quality of life of women. The proposed activities will be implemented through various groups and SCN staffs will facilitate the process so that the skills and knowledge of community will be developed and ensure the sustainability of the activities with the maximum use of local resources. The project is anticipated to be implemented through the funding supports of CEDAR Fund Hong Kong.

Project Duration:1st May 2011 – 30th April 2015

Goal:

To facilitate and advocate a process of change in order to improve the quality of life of women for an estimated 4,176 women in 2 VDCs of Makwanpur District by 2014.

Immediate Objectives:
  • To advocate and empower women and enable them to participate actively in development activities.
  • To advocate for girls to have access to education and facilitate to improve quality of their life.
  • To initiate women enterprises to improve livelihood of the women.
  • To Minimize human trafficking of girls and children in the community.