Paani Program enters second year

  • Published Date : March 11, 2019

Upon completion of the campaign in 2018, the USAID/Paani and NEFEJ have agreed to continue their collaboration in 2019 also.

The agreement to extend the communication campaign under the Paani Program was signed by NEFEJ President Kosmos Biswokarma and USAID/Paani’s Chief of Party Ms. Nilu Basnet on December 17, 2018 on behalf of their respective organizations.

Before signing the grant agreement, NEFEJ held a kick-off meeting with USAID/Paani in December 2018 where the past progress and upcoming plans were discussed.  

Paani is a USAID-funded five years program working to enhance Nepal’s ability to manage water resources for multiple uses and users through climate change adaptation and the conservation of freshwater biodiversity.

NEFEJ began to implement the Paani Program in October 2017 as its cmmunication partner and will now continue till December 2019.

Under the Program, NEFEJ is implementing various communication campaigns focusing on 12 watersheds of three river basins of Mahakali, Karnali and Rapti rivers.