Rural Community Development Centre (RCDC)
Doti | Province 7
History and Key Successes of the Organisation
A Brief History of the Organisation
The Rural Community Development Centre is a non-profit making and non-governmental locally based organisation, located rurally, that has a contact office at Silgadhi, Doti.
In the beginning, this organisation was established as a club (Gramin Utthan Yuwa Club) with the objective of creating awareness among local communities through various social awareness programmes. After a few years, it got an opportunity for funding from Link Helvetas for a community empowerment and suspension bridges project.
Currently they have been working with poor and marginalised people in two Rural Municipalities through peacebuilding and livelihoods.
Organisational Strategic Information
To see a self-reliant and discrimination free society.
To improve the living standards of marginalised people through community mobilisation, conflict transformation, education and livelihoods.
To improve the living standards of marginalised people.
- To support marginalised people to improve living standards;
- To build social harmony and peace in society;
- To promote a market for agriculturally produced goods;
- To support the whole community’s access to education.
Integrity; transparency; creativity; social equity and justice. Committed to the protection of the environment and to the respect of different religions, castes and cultures.
Geographic Areas Covered
Badikedar and Jorayal Rural Municipalities.
Women and children; the landless; conflict affected people; people living with HIV and AIDS.
Education, Livelihoods and Peace building-conflict transformation.
Networks and Affiliations
Member and Staff Diversity
Current Partnership/Donors (maximum of three)
Phased Out Projects (maximum of three)
094-411153 firstname.lastname@example.org www.umn.org.np/partners/rcdc
Bhakta Bahadur Saud, Chairperson
Last Updated: September 2019