38097-012: Establishing Women and Children Service Centers

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The objective of the JFPR is to reduce vulnerability and helplessness of women and children in 5 rural districts of Nepal by providing professional and coordinated protection and assistance to female and child victims of crimes such as rape, domestic violence, polygamy, allegations of witchcraft, child abuse, child marriage and trafficking. This will increase their chances of reintegration into mainstream society and thus their participation in the development process eventually leading to ... Read More

Country Nepal
Project Number 38097-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers TA No. 8627
Grant No. 9135
Grant No. 0406
Grant No. 0382
Grant No. 0277
Approval Date 18 May 2011
Closing Date 19 Mar 2014
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 500
Geographical Location Doti, Jumla, Bara, Rautahat and Dhanusa
Sector Public sector management
Subsector Social protection initiatives
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Partnerships (PAR)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 1: Gender equity (GEN)
Safeguard Categories Environment: C
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C


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