Month: December 2015

Self defense training

Many Visually impaired women are often victim of sexual harassment in their daily life. In the street, in the public transport, at their work, and in a lot of other public places, they are suffering from sexual harassment without having the ability to struggle against it.

Prayatna Nepal has conducted  self-defense named fight back  training for 8  visually impaired women from February 22-March 4  to fight against this suffering issue.

That Fight Back  training offers different techniques:

  • Boosting one’s confidence through voice and words
  • Mastering basic defense and offence techniques such as strike, using daily objects as defense tools (umbrellas, canes, mobile phones etc), and getting to know their body and vulnerabilities
  • Dealing with sexual harassment, being able to say “no”, finding help, communication methods

Rescue and Relief operation conducted during Earthquake

After devastating earth quakes of 25 April and    May 12, our country Nepal faced the huge loss of human life and physical properties.

As one of the organizations in visually impaired women sector Prayatna team has decided to go for data collection and relief support for the earth quake victim of visually impaired families. For entire process we contacted and worked together with different organizations and different persons.

Prayatna had distributed relief material for earth quake victim visually impaired families.

Relief  package food and nonfood item.

Rice, lintels, oil, sugar, shoap, sanitary pad, salt, clothes and education material for disable  students.

9th of May Prayatna Nepal team went to kavre district layaku village to meet 5 visually impaired family of earthquake victim and supported them with some food stuffs and clothes.

18th of May Prayatna Nepal team reached boratar, Kathmandu and badhikhel, lalitpur to support visually impaired family of earthquake victim. We have provided foods sanitary items and tents.

In 21th of May

Pryatna Nepal team collaboration with blind rocks, BWA Nepal and dibya jyoti foundation reached kirtipur to support 20  earthquake victim of visually impaired family.. Their

We distribute foods, mosquito net, cloths , sanitary items, and mattress.

IN 26th of May Pryatna Nepal team went bhimsengola too support earth quake victim JB Thapa.

Who lost his both hand n eye in conflict time. There we have supported him with some food stuffs and clothes.

In 12th of June we    have conducted relief material distribution for 25 visually impaired families in Thapathali Kathmandu.

In November 7th we have conducted psycho-social counseling training for 25 (disable Person and parents in Harisiddhi Lalitpur Nepal.

In 9th November Prayatna Nepal has conducted psycho-social counseling and personality development training programmed for visually impaired students in Amar Jyoti Janata Secondary School Luitel Gorkha.

In 10th of November Prayatna Nepal have   conducted education material braile copy, pen drive, pen drive player and sighted copies) distribution for 11 disable students in Amar Jyoti Janata Secondary School Luintel Gorkha.

In November 14, Prayatna Nepal went to Sarashwoti Higher Secondary School Aale Gorkha to distribute some Braille Papers.

Process

Coordination

Coordination with engage club,

Cricket association of the blind,

Dibya Jyoti foundation,

Blind rocks,

Blind Schools and

Paritran risk management institute.

Shelter establishment:

Prayatna Nepal has established temporary shelters for 3 earth quake victim visually impaired families.

In the date of 2nd June we have established temporary shelter for Ichha K C visually impaired women in Chalnakhel Kathmandu Nepal.

5th of August we have established temporary shelter for visually impaired women Deepika Sharma in Shakhu Kathmandu.

23th of August we have established temporary shelter for visually impaired women Satyarupa Dhital in Jitpur phedi  Kathmandu Nepal.