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Who are we ?

ECARDS Nepal was founded in 1991 to act as a non-profit, non-governmental, non-sectarian social development organization. It was set up to foster sustainable community development through people’s organization and leadership.

The basic philosophy of ECARDS-Nepal is to create awareness and promote understanding of the dynamics of the development process by empowering the local community.


ECARDS-Nepal has implemented more than 160 projects in partnerships with different donors and partners. From the very beginning, it has covered a wide range of sectors including agriculture, livestock, natural resources/ forestry, rural infrastructure, climate change, education, literacy programme, open defecation free (ODF) campaigns, training, governance, gender mainstreaming/ empowerment, institutional development, etc.

From the thematic perspective as well as the nature of the programme, the following information depicts the broad picture of the projects and activities that ECARDS-Nepal executed since its establishment.



Publication as a part of knowledge product has been a priority work and it plays a key role in disseminating and scaling up the findings.

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