Resource Centre

  • Making the Law Work for Girls: How children, governments, communities and religious leaders are working together to improve accountability and end child marriage in Nepal

    This briefing was developed as part of a series on child marriage and accountability detailing lessons-learned from Save the Children programming around the world. It details a multi-component programme delivered with the Government of Nepal, working ...

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  • Unfortunate Moms and Unfortunate Children: Impact of the Nepali civil war on women's stature and intergenerational health

    This research paper analyzes the long-term and intergenerational health impacts of the Nepali 1996-2006 conflict. It finds that exposure to conflict during childhood has a negative impact on attained adult height. Moreover, the research finds that a ...

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  • A Qualitative Post-assessment Study on the Impact of a Parenting Programme Linked to the Government Child Grant in Nepal

    The purpose of this study was to follow up on the qualitative pre-assessment conducted in March 2018 of a parenting programme introduced by Save the Children for beneficiaries of the government Child Grant (for under 5s) in Nepal. The parenting initiative ...

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  • Step Up, Speak Out: The MSA Field Guide on Policy Advocacy for MSM and Transgender Communities in South Asia

    This advocacy guide is designed to provide advice to men who have sex with men (MSM) and transgender communities in South Asia on how to formulate and implement advocacy strategies to achieve policy change to protect the rights and improve the health ...

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  • Child Protection in Emergencies Professional Development Programme, Asia Pacific 3rd cycle: Residential Report

    The Residential phase of the Child Protection in Emergencies Professional Development Programme (CPiE PDP) is a two-week training during which the participants develop knowledge and skills to design and implement high-quality Child Protection in Emergencies ...

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  • State of the Social Service Workforce in South Asia

    This report provides information on the current status of the social service workforce in the eight countries in South Asia. It is structured around global-level indicators outlined in UNICEF's ‘Social Service Workforce Strengthening Programme ...

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  • Multi-Country South Asia Global Fund HIV Programme "Success Story Booklet"

    This booklet is a set of country specific experiences and success stories showcasing the interventions of the Multi-Country South Asia (MSA) Global Fund HIV programme implemented by Save the Children (Principal Recipient) and its partner organizations ...

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  • Student Needs Action Pack (SNAP) in Kapilvastu District, Nepal: Impact Evaluation Endline Report

    Using a longitudinal quasi-experimental research design, this impact evaluation measured literacy and numeracy outcomes for a random sample of students in 40 intervention and 40 comparison schools at baseline and endline one year later. All sampled students ...

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  • HIV Prevention and Existing Services for the Key Population in Afghanistan, Bangladesh and Nepal

    This three-country assessment was conducted in Afghanistan, Bangladesh, and Nepal in November and December 2017 to assess the availability and satisfaction of Key Populations (men who have sex with men and transgender) with HIV prevention, testing and ...

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  • MSA Global Fund HIV Programme Factsheet Nepal

    This country factsheet provides a snapshot of the Multi-Country South Asia (MSA) Global Fund HIV Programme in Nepal, including program goals, key activities and results. The MSA programme contributed to the development and strengthening of civil societies ...

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  • Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) in Education: Lessons learned assessment following the Nepal floods in August, 2017

    The purpose of the lessons earned assessment is two-fold: first, to assess and document results of the Disaster Risk Reduction in education activities, including any positive or negative unintended effects in flood-affected districts where Save the Children ...

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  • Primary Health Care First: Strengthening the foundation for universal health coverage

    Universal health coverage (UHC) promises a world in which all people have access to the health services, vaccinations and medicines they need, without risk of financial hardship. A world where the right to health is realised for the 400 million people ...

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  • Pragati: Fertility awareness for quality of life

    Project brief summarizing the Pragati "Fertility Awareness for Quality of Life" intervention under USAID's Fertility Awareness for Community Transformation project, implemented by Save the Children and Georgetown University Institute for Reproductive ...

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  • Causes of Deaths and Injuries in the 2015 Gorkha (Nepal) Earthquake

    The purpose of this study is to identify the causes of injuries and deaths in the Gorkha, Nepal Earthquake 2015 in order to provide a scientific basis for education and training of the Nepal public in earthquake preparedness and mitigation. The Nepal ...

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  • How Families Cope With Poverty in Asia: Lessons from a multi-country review of Household Economy Analysis and Cost of the Diet Assessments, 2011-15

    In order to understand better the food security and livelihoods challenges in Asia, and how these relate to undernutrition and broader child wellbeing, Save the Children has conducted a retrospective synthesis review of its analyses in the region. This ...

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  • The State of Conflict and Violence in Asia

    The State of Conflict and Violence in Asia was produced in response to crucial gaps in conflict data of the region. The Asia Foundation draws on its extended involvement and experience in the region to provide a thorough, evidence-based overview of violence ...

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  • Lessons from Inclusive Community-based Disaster Risk Reduction in Earthquake-affected Areas of Nepal

    When two earthquakes hit Nepal in 2015 with devastating consequences. the need for greater disaster preparedness on a community level, increased capacity for information management, and disaster response coordination became clear.  Mission East, partnering ...

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  • Nepal Earthquake Response: Two-year report

    On Saturday, April 25, 2015, a powerful earthquake of 7.8 magnitude on the Richter scale hit Nepal. It was the largest earthquake in Nepal in 80 years. Less than three weeks later, on Tuesday May 12, another earthquake measuring 7.3 in magnitude struck. ...

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  • When Merely Existing is a Risk: Sexual and gender minorities in conflict, displacement and peacebuilding

    International Alert presents an in-depth review of research conducted in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Columbia, Lebanon and Nepal on the vulnerabilities of sexual and gender minorities (SGM) in peacebuilding and post-conflict settings. Gender identify and ...

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