Nari Bikas Sangh

Organization Name

Nari Bikash Sangh

Chairperson

Ms. Sushila Chapagain

General Secretary

Ms. Seeta Sharma

Contact Address

Biratnagar-3, Bargachhi, Morang (Nepal)

Phone No.: +977-21-526721

E-mail: nbs.brt@gmail.com

 

Website

www.naribikas.org.np

 

     

 

Organizational Synopsis:

Nari Bikash Sangh (NBS) is a social service oriented, nonprofit and non government organization (NGO) established in 1980 with a view of facilitating value based development of rural poor, disadvantaged, and underprivileged woman. NBS is a member-based organization and is mobilizing its volunteers at different levels to achieve the goals of the organization. At present, there are 2230 volunteers members, which include life long members (260) and general members (1970). NBS works in the following districts- Panchthar, Illam, Jhapa, Morang, Dhankuta, Sunsari, Saptari, Sindhuli, Parsa, Makwanpur, Kathmandu and Rupendehi of Nepal. The branch offices are mobilizing 312 women’s Self Help Groups (SHGs) and 31 cooperatives, which are comprised of 30000 members. The sustainability of women’s groups through the promotion of people’s organization is the main focus of the organizations. NBS is committed to apply a rights based approach in all its work.

 

Currently, it is providing direct services to approximately 100,000 women from poor and marginalized families.

 

Organization Details

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Legal Status

 Micro Finance Development Banks

 NGO promoting Microfinance

 Cooperative

 Others

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Established Date and Place

1980, Morang

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Vision

Women of Nepal will be self-dignified by enjoying their right with constructing equitable society

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Mission

The mission of Nari Bikash Sangh is to construct well off society through empowerment, capacity development, social mobilization and advocacy to achieve women’s economic, social and political rights.

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Number of Districts coverage

12

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Number of Regional and branch offices

Regional - 4

Branch - 23

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Number of Staffs

89

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Number of beneficiaries

1,00,000

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Major Activities

  • Forms & mobilizes groups/networks at various level
  • Conducts awareness on human right, gender discrimination, reproductive health, government policies through women groups and reflect circles.
  • Lobby & campaign for quality education.
  • Literate women & child through Adult literacy class & Child class.Conduct income generating activities by providing vocational, skill based trainings.
  • Cooperative promotion & strengthening
  • Collects documents and disseminates information on the cases of women& Child rights violation in District Anti Gender Violence Committee.
  • Campaign for stopping early child marriage, child labor, child abuse, against sexual abuse, girls trafficking & witch blame.
  • Lobby & advocacy  to the state for  pro poor-policy  formation & ensuring right of the Right holders from existing policy
  • Mediation on community conflict management in women violence.
  • Conducts capacity development programs
  • Assesses and monitors the status of implementation of international treaties and conventions
  • Day celebration- International Women Day, World literacy day, International Against gender violence 16 days campaign, National & International children day,
  • Conducts program for strengthening democracy
  • Conduct trainings and research

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Partner Organizations

  • Plan Nepal international
  • World Literacy of Canada
  • Action Aid International Nepal
  • Lutharan World Faderation Nepal
  • South Asia Partnership Nepal
  • Centre for International Studies and Cooperation (CECI)
  • Danida
  • PACT Nepal
  • World Education international
  • Hellene killer International Nepal
  • MS Nepal
  • Strome Memorial Fund
  • Center for Microfinance
  • District Development Committees Nepal