Rural Development Center Nepal organized a "Winter Fair" i.e. need based support from 22-24 January 2020." Cash and Voucher Assistance" (#CAV) modality was implemented first time in province 2 for distribution, where 495 households affected by cold waves choose materials as per their choice. The "winter fair" was organized with funding support of Islamic Relief Worldwide USA and supported by Islamic Relief Worldwide Nepal.
To provide winter products/materials as per their choice to the poor and vulnerable communities to help them prepare for the harsh conditions during the winter.
Yamunamai Rural Municipality (1-5), Gaur Municipality (1-9), Rajpur Municipality (1, 2 & 9) and Ishnath Municipality of Rautahat district.
Ultra-poor and vulnerable people, Dalit and marginalized families.
495 poor and marginalized cold wave vulnerable families purchase warm clothes from the voucher which they had received, to save their family members. It has supported them to bring positive changes in their life and protect themselves from severe cold waves conditions. Among 495 HHs, 282 HHs in Yamunamai rural municipality, 127 HHs in Gaur municipality, 78 HHs in Rajpur municipality and 8 HHs in Ishnath municipality.