Jeevika Karyakram

PROJECT LOCATION Ilam, Dhanusha, Sarlahi, Rauthat, Kavre, Kailali, Bardia, Surkhet and Dailekh
PROFESSIONAL STAFF 7
OTHER STAFF 13
NAME OF CLIENT/DONOR Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Fund Development Board
NO. OF PROFESSIONAL MAN MONTHS 84
NO. OF OTHER MAN MONTHS 156
START DATE (Month/Year) January 2008
COMPLETION DATE (Month/Year) March 2009
APPROX. VALUE OF SERVICES NRs. 6,294,695
NAME OF ASSOCIATION FIRM, IF ANY:  
NO. OF MAN-MONTHS OF PROFESSIONAL STAFF PROVIDED BY ASSOCIATED FIRM: Not Applicable

NAME OF SENIOR STAFF

Mr. Krishna Thapa, Program Coordinator, Mr. Badri Yadav, Mr. Sadhuram Khatri and Mr. Mahesh Joshi, Regional Coordinator are responsible for implementation, supervision and monitoring of the project activities.

NARRATIVE DESCRIPTION OF PROJECT

The overall objective of the program is to promote economic opportunity and develop community financial systems and institution for scaling up livelihood activities of women at the village and cluster level. It also aims at building the capacity of Women Technical Support Services (WTSS) to effectively participate in the bank linkage program.

DESCRIPTION OF SERVICES PROVIDED

  • Awareness raising
  • Social mobilization
  • Capacity building of groups through training and facilitation
  • Business Development Service
  • Micro-finance service
  • Linkages with private sector players