Digital financial literacy training adapted for the local context reached 17 local staff and members of two UMN supported projects in Rukum East, through a collaboration with other organisations working for change at the grassroots level. The…
A two-day free mental health camp was held in Rukum East last week that saw a significant surge in attendance compared to the previous year, indicating a growing awareness and willingness to seek help for mental health…
World Suicide Prevention Day was celebrated yesterday in Rukum East with the theme “Creating Hope Through Action” by UMN’s Pro-Act project. The objective was to raise a broad range of awareness and support, linking the community with…
A child-friendly adolescent group in Kyangsi in Rukum East took a proactive stance last week by organising a street drama and rally with an engagement of 124 community people to raise awareness about the detrimental impacts of…
For the first time in Rukum East, a three-day mental health camp was organised last week in Kakri Health Post of Bhume Rural Municipality. “We are very happy with the response and participation of the community the…
As important as it is to run projects, it is equally important to monitor their progress and output to ensure they are bringing transformation. Read more of UMN’s two clusters who recently concluded their annual monitoring events: …
Firefighting is crucial and also demanding in terms of resources and preparedness. UMN’s Rukum Cluster had an active role in a fire mockup drill yesterday where we were responsible for emergency food provision. The objective of the…
What these men are carrying on their backs are boxes with COVID vaccines. They are going up over the narrow paths in the rugged hills of Rukum (mid-west Nepal). This week 3,684 people in two rural municipalities…
Thank you and congratulations Rukum Team for completing the final second wave distribution! The most essential medical equipment like oxygen concentrators, multiparameter patient monitors, BiPAP, CPAP and reservoir bags were carried to the district hospitals and health…