Janaki Women Awareness Society (JWAS)

P.O.Box - 6; Bishwakarma Chowk, Janakpur - 4,
Dhanusha, Janakpurdham

Ansprechpartner: Nub Raj Bhandari

+977 41 523576; +977 9854021927, +977 9841318053, +977 9849103445
+977 41 520736


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Über uns

Janaki Women Awareness Society (JWAS) is a non-governmental and not for profit making civil society organization. It was established in 1993 in Dhanusha District. The organization was founded and is operated by a group of women social workers. It works to uplift the standard of living and empowerment of marginalized community, women, Dalits, youth, Janjatis, PWD, and disaster stricken & conflict affected people of Nepal.

We cherish to change our society through sustainable community development based on social, economic, political and gender equality.

Our mission is to organize the targeted groups- women, children, youths and marginalized communities against caste/ gender in-equality, other social evils and help them to improve their health and economical status. We hope to make them self reliant so that they have a proper participation in the decision-making bodies of the society and are able to enjoy their rights.

To promote economic, social, political and environmental development through rights-based, participatory and democratic process to eliminate social evils, illiteracy, ignorance, ill health, immorality, discriminatory practices, environmental degeneration, undemocratic norms and usages.

Strategic objectives
• Livelihood
• Awareness and rights based advocacy
• Conflict resolution and peace building
• Disaster risk reduction and climate change
• Health and sanitation
• Alternative energy promotion
• Institutional development
• Education and literacy
• Social mobilization

Nub Raj Bhandari is the Program Director of Janaki Women Awareness Society (JWAS).

For other net participants we can offer an expert guidance through trained staff, give an expert opinion, procure expert information and establish new contacts in the field of our work.