Poverty Alleviation Program (PAF), Sarlahi

PROJECT LOCATION Sarlahi District
PROFESSIONAL STAFF 1
OTHER STAFF 6
NAME OF CLIENT/DONOR Poverty Alleviation Fund
NO. OF PROFESSIONAL MAN MONTHS 48
NO. OF OTHER MAN MONTHS 288
START DATE (Month/Year) April 2006
COMPLETION DATE (Month/Year) 15th July 2013
APPROX. VALUE OF SERVICES NRs.7,299,811
NAME OF ASSOCIATION FIRM, IF ANY:  
NO. OF MAN-MONTHS OF PROFESSIONAL STAFF PROVIDED BY ASSOCIATED FIRM: Not Applicable

NAME OF SENIOR STAFF

Mr. Manoj Adhikari, Program Coordinator, is responsible for the implementation, supervision and monitoring of the project activities.

NARRATIVE DESCRIPTION OF PROJECT

The major objective of the project is to increase income level and reduce poverty of the poor and disadvantaged groups of people in the project VDCs through income generation program.

The project focuses on the formation of “Community Organizations” and their strengthening by different skill enhancement training for the sustainability of the programme and livelihood improvement of the beneficiaries. The project also aims at the promotion and development of local community institutions and user groups to plan manage and sustain economic development at the local level.

DESCRIPTION OF SERVICES PROVIDED

  • Social mobilization
  • Capacity building
  • Community infrastructure
  • Income generation
  • Technical assistance
  • Linkage and coordination