Risk Communication and Community Engagement (RCCE) on COVID 19
LIFE Nepal with the technical and financial assistance from UNICEF has been implemented "Risk Communication and Community Engagement (RCCE) on COVID 19" programme in all 136 local governments of eight districts namely Saptati, Siraha, Dhanusha, Mahottari, Sarlahi, Rautahat, Bara, and Parsa districts. Because RCCE effort is an effective strategy in terms of gender-responsive and including all segments of societies, particularly the most vulnerable and marginalized social groups for COVID-19 preparedness and response.
Flood Preparedness and Response Program
Similalry, LIFE Nepal with the technical and financial assistance of UNICEF Nepal implemented “Flood Preparedness and Response Program in 4 Palikas, i.e. Shahidnagar Municipality, Janaknandani Rural Municipality of Dhanusha and Rajpur, Ishnath Municipality of Rautahat district of Province – 2 from June-September 2020. The overall objective of the program was to strengthen the technical capacity of local governments for disaster risk management and empower local community for their resiliency to cope with the disaster.
Psychosocial Support to Girls and Boys Vulnerable to Child Marriage and Violent Discipline
LIFE Nepal is implementing psychosocial support to girls and boys vulnerable to child marriage and violent discipline extended MHPSS response to COVID -19 in Dhanusha and Mahottari district of Province No. 2 with the technical and financial assistance from TPO Nepal. The project has aimed to minimize and control the number of child marriages in the community, support on building a healthy and child marriage free society by social awareness raising and advocacy, and provide psychosocial support to adolescent boys and girls vulnerable to child marriage and violent discipline.