AWON and HelpAge Sign on a New Project

Action Works Nepal and HelpAge International have signed on a new project for Nepal Earthquake Response. The project has been named 'Miteri Valuing Older People in Emergencies (Miteri VOPE)'

The Miteri VOPE project will be implemented from July to December 2015 in 8 VDCs (Phoksingtar, Ghartichhap, Banakhuchaur, Budhakhani, Anaikot, Nayagaun, Jasithok and Gairibisaunadeupur) of Kavre.

The project will provide basic health services and psychosocial support to the vulnerable, with a focus on older people; and empower the most vulnerable and marginalized older people to maintain their good health and claim their rights.