Nepal

A collection of 12 stories from 2017 containing stories of hopes and change, brought in the lives of the people through the support of Oxfam and its partner organisations in various districts. Oxfam and its partner organisations have been able to reach out to the people affected by natural...
Bimala Nepali receiving citizenship certificate from Dhading's Chief District Officer, Umesh Kumar Dhakal. Photo by: Sarita Rai/Oxfam
Oxfam and its partners faciliated people to get their citizenship certificates and vital registration documents that certify birth, marriage, migration and death in earthquake affected districts including Nuwakot, Dhading, Sindhupalchowk, Gorkha and Kathmandu Valley. A total of 619 citizenship...
Crusaders of Change is a collection of case stories with a first-hand account of the changes led by the women leaders from the Women Leadership Programme (WLP) supported by Oxfam. WLP was a three-year project (2014-2017) implemented with the goal of increasing the influence of poor and marginalised...
Padma Gurung sewing sanitary napkins at her tailoring shop. Photo by: Sabir Ojha/Oxfam
Sabir Ojha and Sangita Regmi, Gorkha Padma Gurung of Takumaj vdc of Gorkha district never thought she would be displaying sanitary napkins for sale at her tailoring shop one day. She never thought she would be sewing them herself and earning extra money too. It all began after she got the training...
Porters carry relief goods up to remote Laprak village in Gorkha district - Credit: Sam Pickett/Oxfam
In order to recover tourism, Oxfam in Nepal supported a study by Great Himalaya Trail Alliance into the damage of trails in Dhading, Nuwakot, Gorkha and Sindhupalchowk districts.
A woman takes out the money send by her husband from India - Credit: Oxfam/OIM/UNDP
Few highlight or support Nepal's ‘forgotten migrants’, those working seasonally in India. Oxfam reaches out to them and their families, using remittance for lasting change...
An elderly earthquake survivor waits for transport after receiving a Winterisation Kit - Credit: Kieran Doherty/Oxfam
Post-earthquake, Oxfam reaches out to the most vulnerable women who are in danger of being left out from reconstruction.
Dura Devi Saud and her husband Khadga Singh Saud proudly show their JLO certificate - Credit: CSRC
The Joint Land Ownership Campaign is the only such program in Nepal and has been successful in convincing the government to introduce join landownership for couples in 2011.
Our Enterprise Development Program (EDP) is the only such programs in Nepal to enhance the capacity of agro-based rural cooperatives and linking them to the formal banking system.
“I have no husband. That is why my brother-in-law has twice tried to rape me. One day at 3 am he came where I was sleeping. I went screaming for help to the participants of the discussion class. Thirty-five of them gathered immediately and surrounded his house. He asked for forgiveness,...

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