What We Do

Vocational Skill Training

Vocational Skill Training (VST) is one of the rehabilitation options, managed by UNDP, aimed to provide occupation based vocational skills to Verified Minors and Late Recruits (VMLRs)... more

Micro-Enterprise Development

Micro-enterprise development is one of the four sectoral rehabilitation options, managed by UNDP, designed to assist the socio-economic rehabilitation of Verified Minors and Late Recruits (VMLRs) by giving them the skills... more

Education Support to VMLRs

As part of UNIRP, UNICEF has been providing education support to Verified Minors and Late Recruits (VMLRs) in 48 districts through its Children Associated with Armed Forces and Armed Groups (CAAFAG) network. more

Health Related Training and Education

As part of United Nations Interagency Rehabilitation Programme (UNIRP), United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) provides health related training and education support to Verified Minors and Late Recruits... more

Socioeconomic Support for Sustainable Employment

Post-conflict employment creation, income generation and the socioeconomic reintegration of former combatants are imperative to peacebuilding and sustainable post-conflict... more

Psychosocial Support for Sustainable Peace

United Nations Interagency Rehabilitation Programme (UNIRP) aims to provide Verified Minors and Late Recruits (VMLRs) with psychosocial support to enable each individual’s resilience to deal with his or her own emotions and problems... more

Gender Support for Sustainable Rehabilitation

UNIRP has adopted a gender responsive approach to accommodate the needs from a gender perspective in the specific socio-cultural context of Nepal. The initiative intends to address social and gender issues... more

Peacebuilding for Social Harmony

As part of UN Interagency Rehabilitation Programme (UNIRP), UNICEF, working with the Children Associated with Arms Forces and Armed Groups (CAAFAG) Working Group has developed peacebuilding activities as another innovative area... more

Project Overview

Duration:
June 2010 to 31 July 2013

Location:
All five development regions (in Kathmandu, Bharatpur, Biratnagar, Nepalgunj, Dhangadi)

Budget committed and contributed:
$12.55 million

Implemented by:
UNDP, UNICEF, UNFPA and ILO

Donors and implementing partners (amounts committed so far):
UNDP ($8.14m), UNICEF ($3.06m), UNFPA ($0.34m), (BCPR $0.69m), ILO ($0.32m)
Norway and DFID are the lead donors, funds channelled through the UNPFN.

Other partners:
Ministry of Peace and Reconstruction, NGOs, semi-government training institutes and the private sector

For more information:

Peace Building and Recovery Unit (PBRU)
1st floor, KSK Building (Opposite UN House)
Pulchowk, Lalitpur, Nepal
Tel: 977-01-5523200