Women Awareness Center Nepal
Earthquake Relief Update
On April 25, 2015 a 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck Nepal. The earthquake had a devastating impact. On may 12th, 2015 a 7.3 magnitude earthquake struck again while the country was still dealing with the tremors from the initial earthquake adding to the fatalities and casualties.
Women receive funds from their Village Development Committee after lobbying continuously.
Posted date: 1 Apr, 2012
Tukuchanala V.D.C of Kavre recently released RS 3,00000 ($4000) to Punyamati Nari Chetana Kendra Cooperative for building the capacity of it's women programs. Every year, the government allocates 15% of the total budget of the VDC to disadvantaged groups. The members are pleased to finally be formally recognized by local officials for their work.