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Centre for Awareness Promotion Nepal (CAP)

Established in 2003, Centre for Awareness Promotion (CAP) Nepal, is a non-profit organisation based in Kathmandu. The primary aim of CAP is to emancipate women and girls from gender based violence and discrimination; to rescue and prohibit the trafficking of women and children, and to reform cultural malpractices.

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GRANT AMOUNT

TOTAL AMOUNT GRANTED

$330,572

GRANT AWARDED DATE

NUMBER OF GRANTS

5

This 2019-2020 project aims to assist minors in exiting the sector, reduce the number of minors entering the sector, and discourage the recruitment of children by employers and use of children by customers. To this end, CAP Nepal will continue to operate its mobile counselling camps and shelter service, train peer educators from the AES, establish positive relationships with business owners and continue publishing ‘Sankalapa’.

LENGTH OF GRANT

LENGTH OF GRANT

2 Years

GRANT AWARDED DATE

GRANT AWARDED DATE

January 2019

GRANT AMOUNT

GRANT AMOUNT

$130,264

PROJECT & INITIATIVES

PROJECT & INITIATIVES

Central Nepal

CAP’s 2018 project will have 7 main components:

  1. Counselling Awareness and Legal Mobile (CALM) Mobile Counselling Camp
  2. Community Awareness Program
  3. Peer Educator Program
  4. Shelter and Recovery Support
  5. Vocational Trainings, Opportunity Shop and Income Generating Support
  6. Stakeholder Engagement
  7. Education support to children of project participants
LENGTH OF GRANT

LENGTH OF GRANT

1 Year

GRANT AWARDED DATE

GRANT AWARDED DATE

January 2018

GRANT AMOUNT

GRANT AMOUNT

$78,070

PROJECT & INITIATIVES

PROJECT & INITIATIVES

Central Nepal

The goal of CAP’s 2016-2017 project is to reduce the commercial sexual exploitation of minors in the adult entertainment sector (AES) in Nepal. To achieve this, CAP will deliver the following components:

1. Shelter and recovery support to minor girls.

2. Counseling Awareness and Legal Mobile Service.

3. Economic empowerment of victims and survivors of commercial sexual exploitation in the AES industry.

4. Peer education program.

5. Stakeholder engagement

6. Organisational capacity building.

 

LENGTH OF GRANT

LENGTH OF GRANT

16 Months

GRANT AWARDED DATE

GRANT AWARDED DATE

September 2016

GRANT AMOUNT

GRANT AMOUNT

$71,000

PROJECT & INITIATIVES

PROJECT & INITIATIVES

Central Nepal

Centre for Awareness Promotion (CAP) is continuing its work to enable girls and women to successfully leave work in the adult entertainment sector in Kathmandu. It will provide reintegration support and counselling, as well as vocational and life skills training. CAP will continue to circulate a newsletter raising awareness about issues affecting the girls and women.

LENGTH OF GRANT

LENGTH OF GRANT

4 Months

GRANT AWARDED DATE

GRANT AWARDED DATE

April 2015

GRANT AMOUNT

GRANT AMOUNT

$6,838

PROJECT & INITIATIVES

PROJECT & INITIATIVES

Central Nepal

LENGTH OF GRANT

LENGTH OF GRANT

1 Year

GRANT AWARDED DATE

GRANT AWARDED DATE

September 2015

GRANT AMOUNT

GRANT AMOUNT

$44,400

PROJECT & INITIATIVES

PROJECT & INITIATIVES

Central Nepal

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