Introduction

“Support For Technical and Allied National Development Services - Nepal” in short known as STANDS - Nepal, is a non-governmental and non-profitable social welfare organisation established in 19th Ashad, 2053 (3rd July 1996) and has completed its 19 years of program operation. The organization has been registered in the District Administration Office, Kathmandu as per the Social Organization Registration Act 2034 and renewed annually. It is affiliated with the Social Welfare Council of Nepal in 2056 and also registered under PAN/VAT. The organization has also received organizational membership of Asia Pacific Water Forum (APWF) / Japan Water Forum, Tokyo, Japan.

STANDS -Nepal has been working in areas of community development programs especially in rural areas which mainly includes infrastructure development (e.g. Water Supply, 

Sanitation and Hygiene - WASH including latrine promotion, construction of deep boring, culvert, rural roads and bridge etc), Health & Nutrition, Literacy Programme (Adult + Child), Income Generation and Livelihood Promotion Activities, Community Mobilisation and Awareness, Capability Building Programs with financial and technical supports from different agencies/institutions. 

Our prime concern is always to render best quality services with high professional ethic and standards to satisfy the needs of the clients. As mentioned above, apart from working with single entity, we also prefer to work in collaboration with other institutions in their specialized field /working areas in order to share the experiences and to provide best services to our clients.