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'Birth Preparedness Package' Training

'Birth Preparedness Package' Training

Posted on June 12, 2018

In our Nurses for Nepal project (funded by Australian Himalayan Foundation), Action for Nepal conducted two days training for Female Community Health Volunteers (FCHVs) and health post staff in Waku and Cheskham, Lower Solukhumbu on ‘Birth Preparedness Package.’

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Uterine Prolapse Health Screening Camp

Uterine Prolapse Health Screening Camp

Posted on April 22, 2018

Action for Nepal with funding support from the Himalayan Trust UK conducted two days Uterine Prolapse Health Camp in Yamphudin Health Post, Taplejung on April 17 and April 18, 2018. Despite the social stigma that usually prevents patients suffering from Uterine Prolapse to visit doctor, the total number of registrants were 155 out of which 11 was diagnosed with Uterine Prolapse case.

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Bung Health Improvement Project - Phase II

Bung Health Improvement Project - Phase II

Posted on March 21, 2018

On March 21, 3-days training on effective management of community level projects was conducted for our two facilitators of Bung Health Improvement Project- Phase II (funded by the Himalayan Trust New-Zealand).
After successful completion of our project's phase I, which included supporting with health equipments in Bung health post, Solukhumbu, Phase II includes program focused on maternal and child healthcare in Bung.

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International Women's Day

International Women's Day

Posted on March 7, 2018

Happy International Women's Day! 

In a village like Yamphudin, where a very few female take up a professional career in healthcare due to socio-economic barriers, two local female community health volunteer had been able to bag our scholarship.

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Taplejung Health Post and Scholarship programme

Taplejung Health Post and Scholarship programme

- Posted on March 2, 2018

Thanks to the support of Himalayan Trust UK, a health post is undergoing construction in Yamphudin ward of Siri Jangha Rural Municipality, Taplejung. According to the construction team arranged by REED Nepal, the construction of the health post will complete by September, 2018. Once the construction will be completed, Action for Nepal will be working on the interior needs and staff recruiting of the new health post.  

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Bung Health Project | Phase I

Bung Health Project | Phase I

Posted on December 22, 2016

Bung VDC of Solukhumbu district falls among the less developed and disadvantaged VDC of the district. Bung Health Post has a new building but it lacks needed medical equipment, furniture and manpower for its proper functioning.

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Taplejung Health - First Aid Training Programme

Taplejung Health - First Aid Training Programme

Posted on December 22, 2016

Difficult land topography and lack of easy access to health facility makes people in Taplejung more vulnerable to deaths and disability due to delay in treatment for patients seeking emergency medical attention. Keeping this in mind, we Action for Nepal with the financial support from Himalayan Trust UK and in coordination with REED, Nepal conducted First Aid Training for school teacher of Ikhabu, Yamphudin, Tapethok, Lelep and Olanchung Gola VDC of Taplejung district. 

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