Transforming Lives, Building Communities

Working Towards Positive Change in Nepal through Education, Environment, Health, Livelihood, and Gender Equality Initiatives

Our Focus Areas

Education Initiatives

We believe in the transformative power of education, empowering communities to shape their own future through knowledge and learning opportunities.

Environmental Conservation

Committed to preserving our natural heritage, we work towards sustainable solutions, protecting ecosystems and ensuring a greener future for generations to come.

Health and Nutrition Programs

Our health and nutrition programs aim to provide accessible healthcare services, focusing on enhancing well-being and improving the overall health of communities.

Livelihood and Economic Development

By promoting sustainable livelihoods, we empower communities to build a better future, fostering economic development and self-reliance.

Disaster Preparedness and Response

We work with vulnerable communities, building their resilience to disasters through preparedness, response, and long-term recovery efforts.

Gender Equality and Women Empowerment

Advocating for gender equality and social inclusion, we strive to empower women and girls, promoting equal rights and opportunities for all.

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About Us

Welcome to ARD-Kavre, a leading organization dedicated to sustainable development and community empowerment in Kavre district, Nepal. With a steadfast commitment to creating positive change, we strive to address key challenges such as poverty, inequality, climate change, and access to quality education and healthcare.

Through innovative projects, strategic partnerships, and a people-centric approach, we are working towards building resilient communities, promoting inclusive growth, and contributing to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals. 

Our Projects

Association for Rural Development (ARD) – Kavre is a non-governmental, non-profit, and non-political organization

ARD actively monitored local institutions in their implementation of legal and policy frameworks. The project aimed to ensure effective governance, adherence to

ARD collaborated with several municipalities to establish an accountability program, which included public hearing sessions. Through these initiatives, local communities were given

ARD partnered with the Rural Water Supply & Sanitation Development Board to implement a comprehensive program addressing water supply and sanitation issues

Following the devastating earthquakes in Nepal, ARD undertook the crucial task of reconstruction and restoration. The project focused on rebuilding communities, infrastructure,

The YES project aimed to engage and empower the youth in environmental sustainability efforts. ARD worked closely with young people to raise

This project focused on promoting quality education and empowering children, women, and youth in the target areas. ARD worked towards ensuring access

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