Meeting with VDC level women leaders of women rights policy advocacy group

A meeting with VDC level women leaders of Ashigram, Dadeldhura and Kalena, Doti held on June 8 and 10, 2012 respectively. In the meeting Kiran Chalise, Project coordinator of women’s inclusion in politics oriented the VDC groups with the concept, goal, objectives and strategies of the groups and its coordinating linkage with the district level women rights policy advocacy networks. He further put forward the ideas and strategies to utilize the VDC level available funds for their empowerment and leadership development. In the meeting, the group members demanded such facilitating role of Jagaran Nepal and partner organizations in coming days also and asked for the support to make ideas on utilizing the VDC level available funds.

(Discussion with VDC level women leaders of women rights policy advocacy group of Kalena VDC, Doti)

Such VDC level group meeting will be further held in other VDCs in coming days that will be facilitated by the partner organizations in each district. The VDC level groups will be encouraged to make an action plan for the execution of activities at VDC level and they will be monitored and facilitated time to time through the coordinating and facilitating role of partner organizations in each 11 project districts.