38097-012: Establishing Women and Children Service Centers

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

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 pove... Read More

Country Nepal
Project Number 38097-012
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers TA No. 8627
Grant No. 9135
Grant No. 0277
Grant No. 0382
Approval Date 25 Mar 2014
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 500
Geographical Location Doti, Jumla, Bara, Rautahat and Dhanusa
Sector / Subsector Classification Health and social protection
/ Social Protection
Thematic Classification Gender equity
Governance
Gender Mainstreaming Categories Gender equity as a theme
Safeguard Categories Environment: C
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C

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Responsible ADB Officer
Karina Veal
Email contact

Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Human and Social Development Division, SARD

Executing Agencies
Nepal Police Headquarters
Ms. Parbati Thapa Magar

Last PDS Update
10 Apr 2014

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