Strengthening the Continuum of Care through Quality Sexual and Reproductive Health Programming

Strengthening the Continuum of Care through Quality Sexual and Reproductive Health Programming, is a one year IMC funded program, strengthening the SRH services post-Earthquake in 24 VDCs of Gorkha. The program aims to strengthen the government’s capacity to coordinate, manage and oversee an integrated continuum of care and support, and, will build the capacity of health service providers to provide […]

Integrating Menstrual Hygiene Management into School Health Program

Focus Area          : Ramechhap, Nuwakot, Dhading & Gorkha Donor                  :  VSO ,GIZ &IMC NFCC with various donors has rolled out MHM orientation  package that has been endorsed by the Family Health Division and Department of Education.package has  been  rolled out in 4 districts namely Kavre, Gorkha, Sindhupalchok and Dolakha. Department of women and children also is also integrated to roll this package in the communities .This package […]

Menstrual Hygiene Management MTOT on MHM Orientation Package

Focus Area          : National and Earthquake Affected DistrictsDonor                  : WaterAid Nepal & International Medical Corps NFCC in collaboration with WaterAid Nepal, International Medical Corps, and Family Health Division & Department of Education has conducted three rounds of national master training of trainers. First round of the training focused on developing trainers at the central level from Department of Health Services and Department […]

MHM in Emergencies

Focus Area          : 27 VDC’s and 4 Municipalities in 5 Districts  Donor                  : Water Aid After the earthquake in 2015, April NFCC along with WaterAid to address the issue of menstrual hygiene in earthquake affected areas distributed menstrual protection products. During this response session on hand washing and proper use and proper disposal of menstrual products were conducted.

The Menstrual Hygiene Day (MHD) 2014, 2015 & 2016

Focus: National Initiated by WASH United, the first Menstrual Hygiene Day was celebrated all over the world on 28thof May 2014 with the slogan Lets start the conversation on Menstruation. In Nepal, the program was led by NFCC in coordination with Government of Nepal and other bilateral partners.  NFCC has been celebrating Menstrual Hygiene Day was celebrated all over the […]

HPV Screening Camps

Focus Area          : 3 Development Regions Donor                  : University of Alabama at Birmingham As part of the ongoing HPV study, HPV screening camps were conducted in three development regions, namely Eastern Development Region (Jhapa), Central Development Region (Lalitpur) and Far Western Development Region (Achham). All camps were conducted in close coordination with the local District Public Health Office. The Knowledge assessment questionnaires were […]

Development of Menstrual Hygiene Management Orientation Package

Focus Area          : National Donor                  : Save the Children NFCC developed Nepal’s first MHM package which was endorsed by the Family Health Division and Department for Education for integration into the School Health Program.The standardized MHM package roll out is a coordination and collaboration between the Family Health Division and the Department of Education

Menstrual Hygiene Management Pilot Project in Saptari

Focus Area          : 15 VDCs’ of Saptari District Donor                  : UNICEF The Menstrual Hygiene Management Pilot Project in Saptari District was implemented in 15 VDCs of the district. The objective of the program was to assess the level of knowledge and understanding of Sexual and Reproductive Health, Menstrual Hygiene Management and practices associated with Menstrual Hygiene Management among out of school adolescent girls […]

STI and VCT Clinic in Chitwan and Banke

Focus: 2 districts Donor: UNDP / Global Fund Supported by United Nation Development Program (UNDP) under the Global Fund, NFCC was contracted to provide STI and VCT services in two districts, namely Chitwan and Banke. With many similarities to the STI Project in Kathmandu Valley, peer educators were mobilized and clinics provided STI checkup and HIV testing to high risk […]

GAVI HPV Vaccination Demonstration Project

In 2011, NFCC lobbied with the Family Welfare Division to apply for the GAVI HPV Vaccination demonstration project which was not fruitful as the relevant government agencies felt they were not technically ready to embark on such an undertaking. NFCC continued to lobby with concerned stakeholders as well as brought the topic up for discussions during the NCIP workshops. In […]