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Nepal Project for Agriculture Commercialization and Trade (Georesults)

The Project aims to improve the competitiveness, productivity, quality and market access of smallholder farmers and the agribusiness sector in selected commodity value chains in 25 districts. The project supports demand-based sub-projects proposed by farmer groups, cooperatives, agribusinesses and other value chain participants to build strategic linkages. The project also finances activities to strengthen the effici
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Georesults Visualizes the Nepal Adolescent Girls Employment Initiative (AGEI)

The World Bank is helping Nepali girls aged 16-24 years to find employment and stable incomes by providing technical and life skills training and providing them with job placement in 36 trades. Nearly 2500 young women have completed skills training during 2010-11. In 2012, 2007 more are expected. These women also receive optional guidance on psychosocial training, awareness on reproductive health, HIV/AIDS, links to
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Nepal Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Project

The Project supports inclusive local water supply and sanitation. User groups plan, implement and operate drinking water and sanitation infrastructure to deliver sustainable health, hygiene and productivity benefits to rural households. This has empowered communities and promoted awareness about environmentally sound sanitation. These schemes are durable with a significantly higher rating of 89% compared to 56%, the
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Nepal: Health Nutrition and Population (HNP) and HIV/AIDS Project (Georesults)

The Health Nutrition and Population (HNP) and HIV/AIDS Project aims to increase access to essential health care services and their utilization by the underserved and the poor. Today, more than 70% of Nepal’s Ministry of Health and Population budget finances essential health services, referring to a specific package of cost-effective interventions to improve reproductive, maternal and child health, to prevent th
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