Vijaya Development Resource Centre (VDRC-Nepal), initially known as Vijaya Youth Club, is a non-profit member-based social development organization. It has been working in the community development sector for the last 42 years with a vision of equitable, peaceful, affluent and inter-dependent society. Established as a local self-help group in 1979, it is now recognized as a national level NGO with multi-disciplinary human resources and good infrastructure facilities.
Vijaya Development Resource Centre (VDRC-Nepal) – a civil society organization based in Gaindakot-8, Nawalpur – has marked its 42nd establishment day amidst a virtual programme on 11th July, 2020. At a zoom-enabled social dialogue 'Accountable response/recovery of COVID-19 crisis: Role of Civil Society Organizations' held on 11th July, 2020 on the occasion, key note speaker, Hari Sharma, a noted social-political analyst, said the CSO role of questioning was always instrumental in protecting democracy, citizen freedoms and people's lives in any crisis including pandemic. "Democratic institutions and freedoms are always under attack in the pretexts of crisis and emergency. Social dialogue and consultations are a must to counter such assaults which demands the civic groups and organizations' role in raising questions against authorities", he stressed. As an intermediary force, the community-rooted and trusted CSOs can bridge the citizens and democracy through dialogue and deliberations, Sharma said, noting that the democratically communicated and engaged communities can exercise self-discipline and decision to fight against any pandemic such as COVID-19. "Germany and South Korea, among others, democratically took the people into confidence to tackle the pandemic and ...
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VDRC-Nepal in its almost four decade long history has accomplished several program and project activities, of which selected ones are outlined below.Child-Dedicated COVID-19 Emergency Response Project
Support: Americares Foundation
Objective: Strengthened the health facilities of COVID-19 affected children by establishment of COVID-19 ward and providing pediatric services in district and municipal hospital. Provided tele-counseling and psychosocial counseling to 191 COVID-19 patients or post COVID-19 patients. Raised mass awareness among the vulnerable community. Provided transport services during an emergency.Food Balance Sheet Project
Support: Open Society Policy Center
Objective: To collect the primary data of agriculture sector of the local bodies and document properly for the further easy utilization of data for planning and policy formation. To process and analyze the collected data systematically with the outcome of identifying possible potentials production and market mechanism of agriculture products for sustainable food and nutrition security of local bodies To construct Food Balance Sheet of different local bodies
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Gaindakot-8, Vijayanagar, Nawalparasi Nepal
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