Ongoing Projects

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Elimination of Chhaupadi practice in Karnali, Nepal

The issue of Chhaupadi is deeply rooted in the minds of the people of the target area. Even though it mainly impacts women, the issue cannot be eliminated without targeting men and other stakeholders. First objective is to empower women and girls at the individual and group levels, as well…

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Miteri Recycle Center

AWON initiated a pilot `Social Business’ collecting used clothes from Kathmandu to be recycled and resold locally in Karnali by women’s groups. The clothes are washed, repaired, ironed, labelled, and packaged well to look like retail items rather than donations, and are sold at a price that is affordable to…

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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…

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Education Support Program

Action Works Nepal (AWON) has been working on education since its inception in the remote and needy areas as a part of 'Miteri Gaun Let's Live Together Campaign'. The Education Support program includes scholarship to the students, teacher support, and capacity building of parents, school management committee, and providing bridge…

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Miteri Integrated Project in Kavrepalanchowk district of Nepal

This project is designed by the help of various individual donors, institutions and groups who helped to AWON by providing monetary support at the time of earthquake relief work. To impact at greater level in the target area, AWON executive team decided to use this Appeal Fund designing a project…