Saturday 16 November, 2019         

Advancing SRHR of Adolescents of earthquake affected villages of Sindhupalchowk, Nepal: a pilot project

Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR) is one of the five core pillars under the new five year strategic plan for 2020 - 2025 of BNMT Nepal. 'Advancing SRHR of Adolescent of earthquake affected villages of Sindhupalchowk, Nepal: a pilot project' (MJNE-3BX8-ML) funded by Amplify change, is designed to improve sexual health of young people by improving their knowledge on SRHR and advocating for their rights.


The specific objectives of the project are:

  • To increase the capacity of civil society organization (CSOs) on advocating for SRHR as basic human rights
  • To improve knowledge of teachers, students and parents on comprehensive SRHR
  • To improve communication between parents and adolescent on SRHR


The 18 month project will be implemented at three VDC- Kunchowk (Ward No. 2 and 3), Badegaun (Ward no 5 and 6), Sipapokhare (Ward No. 7 and 8) of Sindhupalchowk district.


The project works collectively with the students, teachers, parents and local stakeholders to strengthen their understanding on SRHR in relation to mental health and advocate for breaking the silence in SRHR.


Target Population: Adolescent girls and boys, women and men

Duration: March 1, 2019 - August 31, 2020

Project Area: Sindhupalchowk district


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