Updates

National level policy paper sharing program on Chhaupadi practice

Action Works Nepal (AWON) organized a national level sharing and discussion program on policy paper on Chhaupadi practice in Kathmandu on 11 June 2018. In the presence of Hon’ble Minister of MoWCSC, Ms. Tham Maya Thapa, and members of parliament (house of representative), members of national assembly, Secretary and representative…

Handover program of Miteri Birthing Center

Action Works Nepal successfully conducted the handover program of Miteri Birthing Center to Sinja Rural Municipality, Jumla on October 16, 2017. Chairperson of Sinja Rural Municipality Mr. Dewol Sing Rawol, chairpersons of ward no. 2, 5, 6, journalist of Annupurna National Daily Mr. Govinda Devkota and DHO representative Mr. Janak Bahadur…

Interaction program on Chhaupadi

More than a decade the Supreme Court outlawed Chhaupadi, an ancient Hindu practice banishes women from the home during menstruation and after child birth. By giving attention on that issue, the Criminal Code Bill passed by the Parliament on August 9, 2017, criminalizes an ancient practice Chhaupadi. The new law…

Research Finding Sharing Program

Action Works Nepal {AWON} and Bheri Environmental Excellence {BEE} Group, in support of European Commission, organized an event named Research Finding Sharing program, A Study on Chhaupadi effects on Health, Education, Mobility and Leadership skills of women and adolescents girls, psychological thoughts and belief of local onChhaupadi in the project areas:…

Honored Laurimaya Thami on the occasion of International Rural Women Day

In order to honor and congratulate Ms. Lauri Maya Thami who won the international Women’s creativity Rural Life award, 2015 provided by Women’s World Submit Foundation (WWSF), Action Works Nepal conducted a program in coordination with other organizations at Khalanga, Jumla, on 15th of October 2015. The International Ruler Women’s…

AWON Leads Health Camps in Remote VDCs of Kavre, 2015

Action Works Nepal (AWON) organized health camps focused on older people in 4 remote VDCs of Kavre. A mobile health camp team spent 11 days; 6 days for health camps and 5 days for walking from 29 September to 9 October 2015 in Budhakhani, Foksingtar, Banakhuchaur and Ghartichhap VDCs, also…