Caritas Nepal (CN) is a non-profit organization solely devoted to the service of the poor, most disadvantaged and marginalized people irrespective of, caste, creed, ethnicity, and nationality.
Registered as a Non-Governmental Organization under Nepal’s District Administration Office, Lalitpur, with the registration no: 85/047/48, and in accordance with the Society Registration Act 2034 B.S, Caritas is the social service arm of the Catholic Church in Nepal and member of the Caritas Internationalis confederation and Caritas Asia.
It is also affiliated with Nepal’s Social Welfare Council (SWC) under registration no: 248-356.
CN applies animation approach and sector-specific participatory approaches to empower the poor, marginalized, and disadvantaged class of people to reduce poverty, hunger, secure humanitarian assistance in the situation of man-made and natural emergency and therefore to realize social justice and peace.
CN works on the sectors of social justice and community development, disaster risk management, sustainable livelihoods, migrants, refugee and anti-trafficking, emergency and recovery supports as well as advocacy on social concerns.
We have been working tirelessly in the hills and mountains reaching the vulnerable communities and delivering service to them, which have made the difficult goals possible. We have enabled vulnerable households to build houses, thirsty communities to access water, and poor to recover their livelihoods.