Group of Helping Hands (SAHAS) Nepal is a non-profit making non-governmental-organization registered with the District Administration Office Lalitpur, Nepal and associated with the Social Welfare Council of the Government of Nepal. SAHAS Nepal was founded in 1996 by a team of professional development workers, who for many years had been involved in Rural Development Programmes.
SAHAS Nepal finalist in international EQUATOR Prize initiative
The Equator Prize 2012 recognised local initiatives that demonstrate leadership in advancing innovative solutions for people, nature and resilient communities. SAHAS Nepal was a finalist out of 812 nominated organisations.
SAHAS Nepal offers training and consultancy services in the following areas
Improved agriculture technologies
Water infrastrucutre and Drinking water management
Beneficiary Bimala Syangtang, 45 years, 4 children Location Nallu-9 VDC, South Lalitpur Before She used to grow only Rapeseed and radish in little quantity Activities/Training Participated in the three day Ecological Home Garden Training conducted by LIFT Project After The training has helped her to grow variety of vegetables and fruit plants in her own garden. She collects manure and urine of li ...
Beneficiary 45-year-old Padam Bahadur Tamang, 8 family members Location Marjitpur village, Risku VDC, Ward No 8 of Udaypur District Before He owned a sloppy and dry patch of agricultural land, aggravated by lack of improved agricultural technology. He could not produce enough food despite having plenty of land. Agricultural production from his land barely supported his 8-member-family even for 6 ...