Background of the organization

Rural People Upliftment Development Program (RPUDP) Humla was initiated by the seven youth, as a lose forum of youth from the remote village Kalika - 2, Kargain of Humla district with the work of sanitation activities in the rural village in the year 2054 B.S. It was registered in District Administration Office (DAO); Humla unders Social Welfare Council act 2034 in 2055 B.S. as a non governmental organization. The RPUDP Humla was initially initiated small activities in the society with the participation of the Youth people of community to meet the various and challenging demand of the community such as sanitation, drinking water, Irrigation, and education etc. This organization gradually expanded the working area and field of work as wells.
Recently RPUDP is working in more than 17 VDCs of Humla district in the field of Good governance, institutionalization of Democracy, Poverty reduction, income generating, women cooperative, Food security, sanitation and drinking water, agricultural development, Irrigation, Micro hydro, infrastructure development and community empowerment, capacity development etc. This organization has been giving emphasis on equal participation of women, Dalit, Janajati and disadvantage group of community in every step of the work.

RPUDP Humla has rented office house, which has 9 rooms and big training hall with enough furniture (chair, table, whiteboard, carpet, mat etc) The area of our training hall is 270 sq fit.
Legal status of the organization:
Registration: District Administration Office Humla, Rg. No: 32/055/056
                      Social welfare Council Rg. No:9022/2056/04/24
                       Vat  No: 301655000
Organizational representative:

  1. Member of NGD federation Nepal.
  2. Member of Human Rights Alliance.
  3. Member of District Child welfare Board

Existing organizational policy:

  1. Administration policy-2065
  2. Finance policy.2065
  3. Good governance policy.

Membership

General Member
Total General Member 173
Male 133
Female 40
Dalit 23
Janajati 36
Other 114
Lifelong Member
Total Lifelong Member 21 
Male  17
Female  4
Dalit  1
Janajati  3
Other 17

Internal Democratic Practices and rules:
Election:  
The General Assembly held every three years of the organization and forms an election committee and elects the Executive Committee.
Regular Meeting: 
The Executive Committee meets every month on regular basis and emergency meetings are held when and where necessary. And RPUDP Management Committee Meet on each month to effective implementation of lunching program. 
Transparency:  
The Executive Committee makes decisions and keeps minutes on every major activity, usually through consensus and in participatory manner and if necessary voting is done. All the actions taken by the executive committee are endorsed in the General Assembly.
Sub-committees, formed of the general membership, are made responsible as per their expertise and requirement.

A coordinator is selected for each activity and financial transactions are given to the respective coordinator.

The documents and all the Records of the institution are easily accessible to all the members.
Any two from three signatories operates a bank account.
The Financial Audit is carried out through an external auditor appointed by the Executive Committee and endorsed by the General Assembly.
Decision Making:
Participatory practices are institutionalized. Functioning of the organization continues even during the absence of the Chairperson.
Membership and Working Relation:

  • Member:                                              NGO federation, Kathmandu, Nepal.
  • Affiliation:                                           Social Welfare Council, Kathmandu Nepal.
  • Relation as Partner Organization:       Reliance society Nepal. Bhaktapur Nepal.
  • Fund/Partner Agency:                         DDC Humla/RVWRMP
  • Fund Agency:                                      RDIF/ESP Kathmandu

Human Resources:        

A pool of Experts on Training, NFE, ECD, Research, Gender, Advocacy and communication, Conflict Management and Peace Building , cooperative, sanitation income generation and infra.    

List of the Management Board

SN Post Number Female Male Total
1 Chair Person 1   1 1
2 Vice Chair person 1 1   1
3 Secretary 1   1 1
4 Vice secretary 1   1 1
4 Treasurer     1 1
5 Member 4 2 2 4
Total 9 3 6 9

Sectoral Specialization

  • Health and Sanitation
  • Irrigation and Drinking water.
  • Poverty reduction and income Generation
  • Good governance
  • Democracy institutionalization.
  •  Human right conservation with legal awareness
  • Environmental conservation.
  • Income generation
  • Agriculture
  • Education
  • Skill development.
  • Micro Hydro
  • Cooperatives
  • Empowerments and right
  • Advocacy

Till running program of RPUDP on Humla

SN Project/ Activities Duration Total amount Rs Target area Target Group Donor agencies & funding source Contract person of donor agencies Objectives

1

PAF Program
( Income generation, Infrascture development and Capacity building Program)  

2066 – 4
To
2067 -3

2168700/-

Dandafaya, Kharphunath, Searkideau and Kalika VDC of Humla.

Poor, Dalit and Hardcore People.

APF (Poverty Alleviation Fund) Gyaneshwor, Kathmandu.

Maheswor Shai

Decrease the poverty level and achieve the millennium Development goal.

2

Strengthening Democracy in Humla

1 st December 2010 -31st December 2011

30,28,000/-

Shreenagar, Jaira, Raya, Chhipra, Lali and Bargaun VDC of Humla

vulnerable community of respective community (political parties, Dalit, Janajati, women)

RDIF/ESP kupandol Lalitpur Kathmandu

Pustak Ojha

To increases  political participation of poor rural women and disadvantage people in humla

3

Local Governance And Community Development Program (LGCDP)

2067/5 -

6,00,000/-

Gothi, Saya, Rodikot and

Wome, Dalit , Janajati, Children and other marginalize community on target community.

Government of Nepal , Ministry  of Local Development, DDC Hunla

Bishnu Prashed Sharma

 

4

Rural Village Water Resources Management program (RVWRMP)

2068/01-

20,78,940/-

Kalika and Mahila

Local communities which are survive without dirinking warter. Special focoused  Wome, Dalit , Janajati, Children and other marginalize community on target community.

Government of Nepal , Ministry  of Local Development, DDC Hunla and RVWRMP Dhangadhi

Bishnu Prashed Sharma  and

 

5

kukurfallna micro Hydro power 110 kw

2063-2067

7,00,00,000/-

Kalika 1-9 ward and Shreenagar 9

Isolated community  from electricity

ESAP/RVWRMP/PAF/DDC/VDC/

 

To

Work experience with other donor

SN Project/ Activities Duration Total amount Rs Target area Target Group Donor agencies & funding source Contract person of donor agencies Objectives
1 PAF Program
( Income generation, Infrascture development and Capacity building Program)  
2066 – 4
To
2067 -3
2168700/- Dandafaya, Kharphunath, Searkideau and Kalika VDC of Humla. Poor, Dalit and Hardcore People. APF (Poverty Alleviation Fund) Gyaneshwor, Kathmandu. Maheswor Shai Decrease the poverty level and achieve the millennium Development goal.
2 PAF Program
( Income generation, Infrascture development and Capacity building Program)  
2065 – 3
To
2066 -3
1900200/- Dandafaya, Kharphunath, Searkideau and Kalika VDC of Humla. Poor, Dalit and Hardcore People. APF (Poverty Alleviation Fund) Gyaneshwor, Kathmandu. Maheswor Shai Decrease the poverty level and achieve the millennium Development goal.
3. Community water supply and sanitation Project (CWSSP)
( Partnership with RSN Bhaktapur, Nepal)
2064- 4
To
2066
1300000/- Madana VDC of Humla. All house holds member of madana VDC. Based Water Supply and Sanitation Project
(CBWSSP) Unit Office
Musikot, Humla
Dhruba Prashed Provide clean drinking water and give then sanitation knowledge.
4 PAF Program
( Income generation, Infrascture development and Capacity building Program)  
2064-3
To
2065 - 3
1017900/ Dandafaya, Kharphunath, Searkideau VDC of Humla Poor, Dalit and Hardcore People APF (Poverty Alleviation Fund) Gyaneshwor, Kathmandu . Maheswor Shai Decrease the poverty level and achieve the millennium Development goal.
5 Humla food security through Irrigation project. Nov 2007
To
31`March 2009
Rs.2018110/- Kalika, Madana VDC of Humla Poor, Dalit and women. CCO Kathmandu Charls Pradhan Construct the irrigation cannel
6 Kukurfalna Micro Hydro project kalika, Humla 2003 to Up to now.( Running in implement phase Rs. 33133147 Kalika and Madana VDC. All house holds. ESAP, RVWRMP, PAF, DDC Humla, VDCs   Provide electricity facility to rural people of Humla
7 PAF Program
( Income generation, Infrascture development and Capacity building Program)  
2063-3
To
2064-3
1017900/- Dandafaya , Kharphunath and Searkideau. Poor, Dalit and Hardcore People. PAF  (Poverty Alleviation Fund) Gyaneshwor, Kathmandu Maheswor Shai Decrease the poverty leval and achieve the millennium Development goal.
8 PAF Program
( Income generation, Infrascture development and Capacity building Program)  
2062-12
To
2063-3
289660/- Dandafaya , Kharphunath Poor, Dalit and Hardcore People. PAF  (Poverty Alleviation Fund) Gyaneshwor, Kathmandu Maheswor Shai Decrease the poverty leval and achieve the millennium Development goal.
9 Humla Poor Women Cooperative Development Project 30 Aug 2006
To
31March,2007
1347736/- Kalika, Maila, Madana And Shreenagar VDC of Humla. Women   Canadian Cooperation Office. Kathmandu Charls Pradhan Make women cooperative.
10 Promoting Peace Bulding Program june1,2006
To
May,2007
603,000/- Bargaun and Simikot VDC of Humla. . All man and women, Youth. The Asia Foundation (TAF) Priti Thapa Promote/build up culture of peace and child rights
11 Non Formal Education Program ( Functional literacy Program) 2061-4-10
To
2062-9 -9
34186/-  Dandafaya VDC of Humla. Adult Men and Women NGO Coordination forum/UNCEF    Promote literacy 
12 Integrated Agriculture and Animal Development Program   2061-6-14
To
2062-6-13
757620/- Dandafaya Local farmer APPSP District Agriculture Office,Humla. . Saurav Shrestha Promote new technology and method in   Agriculture and animal husbandry sector.
13 Integrated Agriculture and Animal Development Program 2062-2-6
To
2063-6-2
615000/- Simikot, Dandafaya, Thehe, Kalika . Local farmer APPSP District Agriculture Office, Humla .. Saurav Shrestha   Promote new technology and method in   Agriculture and animal husbandry sector.
14. ECD Centre 2056-9-15
To
2057-3
10800/- Shreenagar VDC ward no 5,6 Below 5 years children. DEO Humla. Surendra  Singh To provide proper child care for below 5 year’s age children.
15. Post literacy Education Program 2056-9
To
2056-10
 5100/- Shreenagar VDC  ward no 2,3 Adult Men and Women DEO Humla Surendra  Singh To provide functional education to the target people.
16. Non Formal Education Program. 2056-9-11
To
2057-2-10
4200/- Kalika VDC 1,3,4,6
Raya VDC 1,6,9
Jaira VDC 1,4,9
Chipra VDC  4,6,9
Searkideau VDC 4,
Adult Men and Women DEO Humla Surendra  Singh To provide functional education to the target people.
17. District Level Quaich Contest, Dauda, Flock song and Dohori competition on forest environment. 2062-1-13
To
2062-2-13
7875/- Humla district
of Humla.
 People of Humla District Forest office Humla  Mina Nakarmi Create the awareness on environment protection and forest preservation.
18 Food security in Humla district 2007
To
2009
2018110 Kalika, Humla   People from kalika,Humla CCO Chalse Pradhan Food security,
Irrigation
19. Deuda song competition on Environmental Protection. 2062-4-24
To
2062-5-24
25645/- Humla district
of Humla
 People of Humla District Forest office Humla and NARMSAP  Mina Nakarmi Create the awareness on environment and forest protection and preservation
20 Women empowerment against domestic violence 2066-1-1
To
2066-4-1
150000 Madana VDC Humla Women of Madana Ministry of Women and children development Women and children Development minister Empoer the women of Madana against domestic violence.

RPUDP Organization Intervention
RPUDP Humla started work in Humla from 2055 B.S. It has been operation development program by 17 VDC of Humla districts, because of the unpredictable political scenario in Humla it has been decided to foc3us on shorter grand found projects RPUDP Hs been running of number of projects in Humla since june 2003. It is one of the few NGOs who have remained in the area during the civil conflict and has negotiated with the Maoists for access to areas.
Current Programs operations in the area by RPUDP are as follows:

    • Community Development and poverty reduction.
    • Local level democratic institutionalizes program.
    • Good governance.
    • Drinking water, health and sanitation.
    • Income generating program.
    • Enhancing Learning and legal education program.
    • Project of Kukurfallna micro hydro power110 k.w.
    • Build infra structure from different types of project.  
    • IWM project