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.

Our Programs and Projects

Agro-Eco Tourism, Learning Centre and Homestay

Integrated Pest Management (IPM )

Agro-Eco Tourism, Learning Centre and Homestay

Cooperative Development and Enterprise Promotion Project (CDEPP)

Smallholder Adaptive Farming and Biodiversity Network (SAFBIN)

Livelihood Promotion Project (LPP)

Strengthening Capacities of Rural Women for Social and Economic Empowerment (SDI)

Children and Youth Empowerment Project (CYEP)

Child Development and Nutrition Enhancement Project (CDNEP)

Awareness and Capacity Building of Youth Aspiring for Foreign Employment

Socioeconomic Empowerment of Substance Users and PLHIV

Prevention of Human Trafficking, Unsafe Migration and Gender Based Violence

Community Based Disaster Risk Reduction Programme

Strengthening Community Resilience Programme

Disaster Risk Reduction Initiatives Project

Institutional Capacity Building to Sustain the Impacts of Safer School Project (ICBP)

Building Resilient Chepang Community through Integrated Programme

Nepal Earthquake Recovery Programme (NERP)

Gorkha Earthquake Recovery and Resilience Programme

Livelihood and WASH recovery project

Nepal Flood and landslide Response

Nepal Flood Response and Early Recovery Programme

European-Asian Partnership for Building Capacities in Humanitarian Action (PEACH)

Bhutanese Refugee Education Programme (BREP)

Strengthening Tailor Made Assisted Voluntary Return Project (STAVR)

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