Sustainable Environment Program (Completed June 2003)

Start Date: December 2002

End Date: June 2003

Location: Makwanpur

Donor(s): Plan Nepal, Makwanpur Program Unit

Budget: NRs. 1,009,680.00 (US$ 14,220.84)

This project entailed the construction of 11 rainwater-harvesting (RWH) jars, 11 32WP Solar PV units, and one 3KW Micro Hydro Peltric Set. The project also included software activities including Community-Based Organization (CBO) formation for RWH jars, Solar PVs, member training, formal registration, and the establishment of an Operation and Maintenance fund, which is deposited and operated through a bank account for CBO sustainability.