Reproductive Health for 500 Dalit Women in Nepal

by Empower Dalit Women of Nepal

Reproductive Health for 500 Dalit Women in Nepal

Reproductive Health for 500 Dalit Women in Nepal
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EDWON Facilitator organizes Women in Khachikot

EDWON Facilitator organizes Women in Khachikot
EDWON'w women's groups serve as platforms for micro savings, education and human rights training. Women also learn how to take collective social action. (view small | med | large | orig)

The savings Group Meeting

The savings Group Meeting
Women form the Tanglichowk-7 Group repaying their loans. (view small | med | large | orig)

Taklung women with Dr. Giri from NIDAN

Taklung women with Dr. Giri from NIDAN
EDWON's conducted a reproductive health workshop in 2012 with partner organization NIDAN in Taklung, Gorkha. The women felt that the doctors spoke plainly so they could absorb the information. (view small | med | large | orig)

At Conclusion of the Two-day Workshop.

At Conclusion of the Two-day Workshop.
After a successful workshop, community health workers (in blue) pose with women's group leaders, NIDAN doctors and facilitators from Marie Stopes International, which offers inexpensive contraception. (view small | med | large | orig)

Training Session

Training Session
Dr. Giri and Dr. Prashant leading a session on safe pregnancies. (view small | med | large | orig)

Gita and Anjuli asked for this workshop.

Gita and Anjuli asked for this workshop.
Gita and Sonu are members of the Jagaran Women's Group, in which three women died in childbirth; that's why they requested the type of information this workshop provides. (view small | med | large | orig)

Gairung Workshop

Gairung Workshop
Photo from Progress Report 'All Five Workshops Completed' (view small | med | large | orig)

Saraswati

Saraswati
Photo from Progress Report 'Saraswati & the Baglung Workshop' (view small | med | large | orig)

Saraswati (in green, behind sign) w/ Baglung group

Saraswati (in green, behind sign) w/ Baglung group
Photo from Progress Report 'Saraswati & the Baglung Workshop' (view small | med | large | orig)

Organization Information

Empower Dalit Women of Nepal

Location: Cambridge, Massachusetts - USA
Website: http:/​/​www.edwon.org
Project Leader:
Eva Kasell
Founder and President
Cambridge, Massachusetts United States

Funded Project!

Combined with other sources of funding, this project raised enough money to fund the outlined activities and is no longer accepting donations.

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