Abhiyan Nepal is an Non Governmental social development organization based in Sunsari district of eastern Nepal established on the first day of 2000 AD. We are committed for the promotion of social justice, human rights, pro poor people based democracy and governance. We are currently facilitating the peoople right based movement from the grass root level and link it upto the policy making authority.
The armed conflict, which begun in 1996, started having effects in the eastern development region within four years time. The armed conflict, on the one hand, had obstructed development activities and on the other, it had limited employment opportunities and business. There was violence, abduction and intimidation in villages. This was gradually frustrating the youths. Fresh discussions on human rights, social justice, democracy and change had started along with the pessimism created by the armed conflict. Such a discourse had created a new social momentum. New hopes and possibilities were emerging amidst dissatisfaction. It was necessary to keep alive such new discourses, creation and possibilities, which was a challenging task.Read more