A pertinent intervention given the severity of illiteracy in the Sarlahi district. A pertinent intervention given the severity of illiteracy in the Sarlahi district where poverty is rated at 17.7% almost 3-quarters the national average of 23.48% 1; over 60% of girls and 41% of boys are found to be illiterate 2. The 1 in 2 dropout rates among Dalit and Muslim communities are due to dire economic constraints and caste dynamics.
COVID-19 Recovery and Livelihood (COREL) Project (Hereafter referred to as COREL project) is a 12-month project (April 2022-March 2023) of the Centre for International Studies and Cooperation (CECI) Nepal managed through the fund raised in Canada. The ultimate outcome of COREL project is to “Enhanced resilience capacity of the most impacted section of the society by COVID-19 pandemic in Nepal”. RRPK Implementing the project in Godaita Municipality and Kaudena Rural Municipality of Sarlahi District.
From The COREL project provided short term vocational training to the marginalized and CoVID19 affected peoples. The details are below.
|Name of Training||Palika||Total||Male||Female|
|Tailoring level 1||17||17||0||17|
|Tailoring level 2||10||10||0||10|
|Tyles/Marbel mistri Level 1||11||11||11||0|
|Beautician level 1||8||2||10||0||10|
|Motorbike repairing Level 1||5||5||5||0|
|Building electrician level 1||1||1||1||0|
Major Achievement till November 2022
|Activities||Target||Kaudena RMP||Godaita RMP||Total||Remarks|
|Conduct assessment to identify innate and viable skill to initiate livelihood opportunities||1||1|
|Assessment finding sharing workshop and planning||1||2|
|Identification of vocational training institutes||1||1|
|Coaching and mentoring support||80||86||71||157|
|Skill Based training||50||20||34||54|
|Prepare action plan for the revival||2||3(81)||4 (83)||7(164)|
|Formation/reformation of Groups/Networks||4||4||5||9||Total 3 types|
|Review safety net practices and policies||1||1||in process|