Project Partners

Core Partners

  • National Reconstruction Authority
  • ICIMOD
  • International Development Research Centre
    Centre de recherches pour le développement international

Collaborating Partners

The following organisations were involved in the implementation of the project’s core activities at the local level:

  • Sahayata Samajik Sanstha, Bidur, Nuwakot
  • Innovative Design Concern (p) Ltd, Lalitpur
  • MANUSHI

Government Partners

ICIMOD acknowledges the guidance and cooperation of the following government bodies during the implementation of the project:
  • District Coordination Committee (DCC)
  • Bidur Municipality
  • Department of Urban Development and Building
  • Construction (DUDBC)
  • District Administrative Office
  • District Agriculture Development Office (DADO)
  • District Bagbani Office
  • District Disaster Risk-Reduction Committee (DDRC)
  • District Emergency Operating Centre (DEOC)
  • District Forest Office (DFO)
  • District Soil Conservation Office (DSCO)
  • Nepal Electricity Authority

Co-financing Partner

  • National Reconstruction Authority, co-financed the reconstruction of  houses
  • Alternative Energy Promotion Centre, co-financed the construction of biogas plants; contributed 96 sets of solar lamps for all households; two 1,200 W solar panels for community solar street lamps
  • NABIL FOUNDATION, supported the construction of the multipurpose community centre
  • Rotary Club Durbarmarg, donated 100 units of Aquabox -water filter to each household

Private Sector Partners

The involvement of the following private sector partners was integral to the project’s livelihood improvement and capacity-building activities:
  • Dubar Nepal
  • e-Sewa
  • SAROSH PRADHAN AND ASSOCIATES, ARCHITECTURE, INTERIORS, GRAPHICS
  • World Distribution Nepal
  • BSP-Nepal
  • Pathway Technologies & Services

Knowledge Partners

The following organisations were instrumental in creating and disseminating knowledge related to reconstruction and rehabilitation in Dhungentar:
  • Trishuli Medical Institute Nursing College
  • Nepal GIS Society
  • Clean Cooking Alliance
  • Asian Institute of Technology (AIT)
  • Center for Rural Technology, Nepal (CRT/N)
  • HRRP
  • Asian Institute of Technology & Management (AITM)
  • Save the Children