About Us

Action Works Nepal (AWON) is an NGO duly registered at the District Administration Office, Kathmandu in 2010 under the NGO Registration Act,2034 B.S. It is also affiliated with the Social Welfare Council in Kathmandu. AWON’s coordination office is located in Kathmandu with districtoffices situated in four other districts– Jumla, Mugu, Kalikot and Kavrepalanchowk. AWON is dedicated to support the poor, socially excluded and vulnerable people through result driven programs and intervention.Action Works Nepal (AWON) is an NGO duly registered at the District Administration Office, Kathmandu in 2010 under the NGO Registration Act,2034 B.S. It is also affiliated with the Social Welfare Council in Kathmandu. AWON’s coordination office is located in Kathmandu with districtoffices situated in four other districts– Jumla, Mugu, Kalikot and Kavrepalanchowk. AWON is dedicated to support the poor, socially excluded and vulnerable people through result driven programs and intervention.From its inception, AWON has been involved in humanitarian and development activities in the remote mountain regions of Nepal. Throughout this duration, it hassuccessfully worked in various thematic areas including education, livelihoods, health, women and girl’s empowerment, and emergency responses.

Philosophy

We believe the birthplace of an individual is not a choice, and no one has the right to discriminate based on this. ‘Miteri’ is an indigenous practice of Nepal which embraces mutual love and respect that goes beyond blood and kinship regardless of caste, class, region, religion, or politics. ‘Miteri’ connects diverse communities for work, and for equal contributions toward peace and justice.

Objective

To improve the livelihoods of communities through humanitarian, educational, and vocational result driven programs around political, economic, social, cultural and environmental empowerment and help communitiesto embrace peace, growth, and sustainable development.

Mission

A multi-disciplinary group of people are organized and seek for prosperous and a healthy society in Nepal and beyond, following the philosophy of ‘living together irrespective of differences’.

Vision

To work for vulnerable, marginalized and socially excluded communitiesin order to ensure social justice through partnerships, human rights movements and result driven programs.