Project Goal :
To contribute to a transparent and participatory public budget allocation and expenditure in Nepal that equally benefits marginalized groups, particularly women.
Working Districts :
Surkhet and Pyuthan
Impact Population :
122.000 poor women and marginalized citizens living in the 20 target VDCs and 2 Municipalities of the project in Surkhet and Pyuthan, Mid Western Region of Nepal.
Implementing Partners :
Social Awareness Center (SAC) Nepal, Surkhet and Kalika Development Center (KDC), Pyuthan
Project Period :
February 2014- January 2017
The SANKALPA project seeks to support local governments in 24 Village Development Committees (VDCs) in Pyuthan and Surkhet districts in implementing sustainable participatory and gender responsive financial managements systems. Moreover, the project aims to coordinate and strengthen the engagement of Civil Society Organization and Local Government Actors organizations in holding the government accountable for a transparent, efficient and gender responsive use of public finances at VDC, district and national level.