Skilled Development Training Program

Training on Commercial Vegetables Farming. Vegetables are one of the nutritious foods and are considered to be protective foods since they contain high amount of vitamins and minerals. As per the general health standard, the minimum consumption requirement of the vegetables per person is 300 grams. Vegetables also supply dietary fibers (cellulose, Hemi cellulose, and lignin), which are essential for normal peristaltic action of the intestine. In Nepal, the production of vegetables is to be encouraged and expanded because the ...
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Financial Literacy Trainings for SAFAL

The populations of the hilly and mountainous regions of Nepal still remain under-served in terms of access of micro finance. Since these areas are considered risky and expensive to serve, most of the financial institutions are hesitant to operate in these areas.  Nevertheless, Mercy Corps have enabled the related MFIs expand into these areas with innovative product and qualitative service for these needy poor households through the DFID funded Sustainable Access to Finance and Livelihoods in Nepal (SAFAL Nepal)” program ...
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Ultra Poor into Microfinance in Nepal Survey Project,Jajarkot District.

This program findings of a survey of 819 households in Jajarkot districts of Triveni Nalguad Municipality Ward no. 9,10,11,12 and 13 which start from July 2018 and end by November 2018. The data from this survey presents probably the most comprehensive dataset ever generated about the livelihoods of people living in the region. The survey was based on the following main activities: Design a baseline survey tool using PPI and Oxford Multidimensional Poverty Index indicators to ensure that those selected ...
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Community Based Micro Health Insurance Project (CBMHIP),Banke.

Community Based Micro Health Insurance Project. Community Based Micro Insurance Project (CBMHI), Sanjeevani, is being implemented by Nirdhan NGO since October 2010 in Banke district with the financial assistance from Save the Children Nepal with technical partnership with Micro Insurance Academy (MIA), India. Sanjeevani is an inclusive, community owned and managed micro health insurance program, working in impoverished areas of Banke, through which the scheme members pool their resources to reduce their collective financial risks when receiving health services. The ...
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Nirdhan Business Development Services (NBDS)

Nirdhan Business Development Services (NBDS): Nirdhan has BDS program to the MFI clients, especially NUBL clients. Presently, MFIs are addressing livelihood for their clients. BDS is the tool for helping to MFIs clients for their business skill Development and scale up their business. MFIs can address the poverty reduction through their Micro-Credit Services with integration of NBDS. Objectives: Creation of business awareness and motivation among rural communities.Qualitative and Quantitative improvement of self- employment and small-scale enterprises in the rural area ...
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Training on Soap Making (Hard and Liquid Soap) at Tikathali,Lalitpur and Chaling,Bhaktapur.

Training on Soap Making (Hard and Liquid Soap). The program offers Women a full training and the skills they need to start their own business as well as create an income for themselves and their families. In everyday life we use soap to wash dishes, clean clothes, or keep our bodies clean. Soap therefore has numerous applications in our daily life. One of its great values is keeping our household a far better place to live and work. Soap production ...
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Commercial Vegetables Farming Training in Nuwakot,Dhikure.

Training on Commercial Vegetables Farming: Vegetables are one of the nutritious foods and are considered to be protective foods since they contain high amount of vitamins and minerals. As per the general health standard, the minimum consumption requirement of the vegetables per person is 300 grams. Vegetables also supply dietary fibers (cellulose, Hemi cellulose, and lignin), which are essential for normal peristaltic action of the intestine. In Nepal, the production of vegetables is to be encouraged and expanded because the ...
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Goat Farming Training in Kavrepalanchok,Dapcha Chhatrebangh.

Skill Development Training Program (Goat Farming). Goat production plays a significant role and opportunity in the economic and cultural life in Nepal, and goat accounts for 20 percent of the nation’s demand for meat. In Nepal, goat meat is unique in that there are no cultural, ethnic or caste taboos against goat meat, unlike other meats. Goat meat experiences its highest demand during the Dashain and other national festivals in Nepal. Despite this, Nepal’s producers have been slow to respond ...
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Financial Literacy Training Program in Parbat, Baglung and Myagdi District, Supported by Nepal Rastra Bank.

The financial system of a country plays a key role in the growth and development of a nation. In the agenda of financial literacy, it has rightly been said, “Financial literacy needs to be embedded in our way of life. Everyone who earns an income is a potential saver, every saver is a potential investor and every investor ought to be financially literate.” Peoples are suffering from financial diseases like underinsurance, debt trap, insufficient retirement funds and low return on ...
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Nirdhan Marketing Services Pvt. Ltd.

Nirdhan Marketing Services Pvt. Ltd. Market is one of the crucial factors for enterprise development. Nirdhan has a aim of developing effective marketing services for on-farm and non-farm based products of NUBL clients and link it with local as well as national market to create better marketing opportunities and optimum prices. Nirdhan has taken gender and social inclusion as cross cutting issues in all of its programs and projects. Our Program intervention approaches : Align with poverty reduction strategic plan ...
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Nirdhan Technical Training Services

Nirdhan Technical Training Services With the aim to provide vocational and technical skills to the youths and adolescents of deprived sector of society on affordable prices and easily accessible to deprived sector, Nirdhan technical institute (NTI) was established in 2004 at Bhairahawa, Rupandehi which is relocated in Butwal. It is only one technical institute in Nepal which has been jointly promoted by non-government organization (Nirdhan) and microfinance institution i.e. Nirdhan Utthan Bank Ltd (NUBL). It is affiliated with CTEVT. NTI ...
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Financial Literacy Training Program under Sustainable Access to Finance and Livelihood (SAFAL) Project : Mercy Corps, Nepal (Jan to Sep. 2015)

The populations of the hilly and mountainous regions of Nepal still remain under-served in terms of access of micro finance. Since these areas are considered risky and expensive to serve, most of the financial institutions are hesitant to operate in these areas. Nevertheless, Mercy Corps have enabled the related MFIs expand into these areas with innovative product and qualitative service for these needy poor households through the DFID funded Sustainable Access to Finance and Livelihoods in Nepal (SAFAL Nepal)” program ...
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Nirdhan Agro-Enterprise Development Services

Agriculture is the key sector for livelihood development for rural areas. Based on agriculture sub-sector analysis and putting micro finance as a key factor, Nirdhan has identified income generation activities such as poultry farming, goat keeping, pig cum fish farming, leasehold vegetable farming, high value herbs and NTFP farming etc for the resource poor farmers. During long years of experiential learning of Nirdhan, it has been learned that the pro-poor activities have significant impact on the income of poor women ...
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Livelihood Promotion of Landless and Resource Poor in Plan Community in Bara and Rautahat District, supported by Plan Nepal.

Nepal is one the poorest country of the world having population below poverty level (per day income less than 1 US dollar per day).  Rautahat are one of the most densely populated terai districts of central development region of Nepal. Based on overall composite index of Rautahat district rank is  53. Poverty situation of these districts is very severe mostly in rural areas. Severe poverty has consequences like illiteracy, malnutrition, child mortality, poor health etc. Children are compelled to work ...
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Good Return- Economic Education and Livelihood skills for Economically disadvantaged Women in Nepal, supported by World Education Nepal.

The project was implemented with the partnership of World Education Australia( financial support) , World Education Nepal-( Technical support) , Nirdhan NGO and Nirdhan Utthan Bank Limited(implementing partner) to uplift the livelihood skills through economic education of 900 economically disadvantaged women in Rupendehi(300) , Jhapa(300) and Ilam (300).The duration of the project is for the period of 9 Months (1November 2009 to 31 October 2010). Project Goal: women microfinance clients empowered to improve their livelihoods through enhanced skills and knowledge ...
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Rural Collective Off-farm Enterprises (One Product One Village), supported by Save the Children.

Rural Collective Off-Farm Enterprises Employment can be generated by promotion and development of off-farm micro-enterprises besides diversification, modernization and commercialization of agriculture. Enterprises have certain minimum threshold for operation which the poor households will not have as single entity. But if they are organized in one place for producing the same product, they can produce in commercial scale and enter into market jointly in a single trademark. In this way they will have economies of scale. Otherwise if they have ...
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Livelihoods Support for Vulnerable and Excluded Communities in Nepal, NET 2 Phase I&II (Sep.2010 to Mar.2013) suported by Save the Children.

The net-2 project has been in two VDCs’ of Sunsari district situated in Eastern terai region of Nepal. Sunsari district is 152 to 914 meter high from average mean sea level which includes the high sloppy hills at North to flat terai region at south. This district lies in the Eastern Region of Nepal with three municipalities and 49 VDCs within it. Its total area is 1257 km2 in which the areas of target VDCs ie. Chimdi and Chitaha are ...
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Sustainable Livelihood Promotion of flood Victims of Banke District

Sustainable Livelihood Development of Flood Victims in Banke District, supported by NRNA Nepal. Sustainable Livelihood Promotion of flood Victims of Banke District starts with the agreement between Nirdhan NGO and NRNA on 20th April, 2008 to support in developing livelihood skill to 300 flood affected poor women on goat/pig keeping micro-enterprises, link the famalies with NUBL for credit to start and run their micro-enterprises, create individual micro- enterprises at family level, link members with local and regional markets to get ...
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Employment Opportunities Creation

Employment Opportunities Creation for Women Youths in Banke and Bardiya Districts, supported by USAID/Nepal. To create huge youth employment opportunities in rural areas of Nepal, Nirdhan has been successful implementing “One village one product” based on rural enterprise development project in Rupandehi district, which has almost similar socioeconomic and physiographic characteristics like Banke and Bardiya districts. This program has been also given priority by government of Nepal .The target groups will have opportunity to select best enterprises trade of their ...
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Livelihood Promotion of Freed Kamaiyas in Bardiya District, supported by European Commission/ Plan Nepal (2008-2012)

Freed Kamaiyas Livelihood Development Project Freed Kamaiya Livelihood Development Project with financial support of European Commission/Plan had been implemented in 28 different VDCs and one municipality of Bardiya district through NIRDHAN (Nirdhan NGO and Nirdhan Utthan Bank Limited) since July 2008 and lasted upto December 2012. Though the project was designed from January 2008, due to different reasons implementation of the project delayed for few months. Bardiya has almost 400,000 inhabitants with multiple ethnic, linguistic, religious and cultural traits. Among ...
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