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Kakani Center for Development of Community

Kakani Center for Development of Community (KCDC) is a non-governmental organisation based in Kakni, Nepal that seeks to empower disadvantaged women and children to strengthen the health and development of their families and the communities in which they live.

GRANT AMOUNT

TOTAL AMOUNT GRANTED

$296,402

GRANT AWARDED DATE

NUMBER OF GRANTS

4

KCDC’s 2019-2020 project will strengthen existing community vigilance committees, run awareness raising activities with district level stakeholders and re-form and train a District Committee to Combat Human Trafficking (DCCHT) to combat trafficking at the community level. Awareness amongst teachers and pupils will be improved through school clubs, a scholarship program and teacher training sessions. KCDC also aim to improve the economic security of trafficking survivors and at-risk individuals and their families through the provision of vocational training, with the aim of reducing vulnerability to CSEC and human trafficking.

LENGTH OF GRANT

LENGTH OF GRANT

2 Years

GRANT AWARDED DATE

GRANT AWARDED DATE

January 2019

GRANT AMOUNT

GRANT AMOUNT

$109,902

PROJECT & INITIATIVES

PROJECT & INITIATIVES

Central Nepal

KCDC’s 2018 project will work to empower and institutionalise community and district level mechanisms to prevent trafficking and reduce the entry of minors to CSEC.  It will also work with schools and students to prevent CSEC, provide social and legal support, and run economic empowerment activities.

LENGTH OF GRANT

LENGTH OF GRANT

1 Year

GRANT AWARDED DATE

GRANT AWARDED DATE

January 2018

GRANT AMOUNT

GRANT AMOUNT

$57,000

PROJECT & INITIATIVES

PROJECT & INITIATIVES

The goal of KCDC’s 2016-2017 project is to reduce and minimize the displacement of children from the most vulnerable communities and trafficking of children to sectors prone to CSEC. To achieve this end, KCDC will focus on five main objectives:

  1. The empowerment and strengthening of community groups
  2. Educational support and awareness raising
  3. Social and legal support
  4. Economic empowerment
  5. Capacity building
LENGTH OF GRANT

LENGTH OF GRANT

15 Months

GRANT AWARDED DATE

GRANT AWARDED DATE

September 2016

GRANT AMOUNT

GRANT AMOUNT

$76,000

PROJECT & INITIATIVES

PROJECT & INITIATIVES

Central Nepal

KCDC in Nuwakot district will strengthen community based organisations to prevent trafficking of children for commercial sexual exploitation through forming and strengthening village level committees. These committees will protect children at risk of trafficking and assist survivors. They will carry out education and awareness on commercial sexual exploitation and trafficking among school teachers, students, and the wider community. They will create and staff psychosocial counselling centres, linked with local women’s cooperatives. They will also provide income generating support to families of vulnerable children as well as to trafficking survivors.

LENGTH OF GRANT

LENGTH OF GRANT

1 Year

GRANT AWARDED DATE

GRANT AWARDED DATE

September 2015

GRANT AMOUNT

GRANT AMOUNT

$53,500

PROJECT & INITIATIVES

PROJECT & INITIATIVES

Central Nepal

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