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Health

NAFA has a strong track record in supporting health-related projects in Nepal.

health projects by nafaOur first funded project in 1991 was the funding of a remote cataract surgery eye clinics conducted by the Tilganga eye hospital in Kathmandu. NAFA has funded these clinics annually ever since.

NAFA also supports primary ear clinics through annual financial assistance to Himalayan Health and Hearing and the Nepalese Association of Hard of Hearing, based in Kirtipur near Kathmandu.

NAFA co-funded the construction of a remote health clinic with Ausaid in Tawal, which services 5 villages in the area. It supports the salaries of the three health workers there, including two with midwife training. One of the workers, Sunita Tamang, is the most qualified midwife in that local government area comprising more than 25 villages.

NAFA also funds regular health clinics targeting low income families who work in a carpet factory in Thimi.

Disability

NAFA has been proud to support, sometimes in partnership with Joy Foundation Nepal, a number of projects targeting people with a disability.

2810, 2011

Water infrastructure for a school Nayagau Kavre

October 28th, 2011|

Bringing water to the school Location: Kavre district (next district east of Kathmandu valley) Date:  July 2010 Partner: Shree Deupur Primary School, Nayagau Beneficiaries: 200 students and teachers Objective:  Water infrastructure project [...]

1909, 2011

Improve water supply to village – Mulkarka

September 19th, 2011|

Villagers at the storage tank Location: Lower Solu Khumbu, 1 day walk from the airport village of Phaplu Date: January to May 2010 Partner: Mulkarka Village Development Committee Beneficiaries: 25 Households in [...]

2405, 2011

Tawal Health Clinic

May 24th, 2011|

Health worker, Beg, checking blood pressure Location: Ganesh Himal area in remote hilly region of Nepal Date: 2001 ongoing Partners: Hilly Region Development Club Objective: To support the operation of a remote [...]

404, 2001

Construction of Tawal Health Clinic

April 4th, 2001|

Location: Ganesh Himal area in remote hilly region of Nepal Date: Sept 1999 - March 2001 Partners: Hilly Region Development Club and AUSAID. Objective: To construct a health clinic to service 3,000 people in [...]

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