Access to safe abortion and contraceptive services for vulnerable, marginalized and uncovered areas in the Karnali region of Nepal.

This project will increase awareness and will facilitate access to safe abortion and contraceptive service by rural ultra-poor women living in the most remote, vulnerable and disadvantaged areas of Kalikot.    


Miteri Birthing Center, Jumla

AWON has been working in an integrated approach to address the extreme poverty and human rights issues through "Miteri Gaun-Let’s Live Together Campaign", leading strategies of AWON. As guided by the strategic plan (2012-2016), AWON has four thematic areas; women empowerment, education support, livelihood improvement and humanitarian assistance. AWON has…


Miteri Valuing Pregnant and Lactating Mothers in Emergencies

Although not very far from Kathmandu, remote VDCs in Kavrepalanchowk are behind the national average in child and maternal as well as sexual and reproductive health. Kavrepalanchowk district lies in central part of Nepal with the total population of 381,937 out of which 199,001 are women (CBS 2011). Women of…


“Increase access to safe abortion and family planning for 5730 women in remote, uncovered and undeserved areas in Karnali region of Nepal.”

Safe Abortion Action Fund (SAAF) is one of the projects of Action Work Nepal. Agreement between The International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF) from the SAAF and Action Work Nepal is made for the period from 1st April 2014 to 31st March 2016. Later on, as per Grant Agreement Amendment, made…