Laxmipur is located in the Dang District of mid-western Nepal with a population of over 15,000. The area, surrounded by three rivers, is fertile and agriculture is an important piece of the lives of those in the region.
Project Update 6/18/2015
We already conducted comprehensive nutrition camps in all wards of Saudiyar and Laxmipur VDCs, and screened all under-5 children in the communities. To address the current state of childhood malnutrition, we are launching home based nutritional rehabilitation program with the aim to eliminate the severe malnutrition from our project sites.
Below is a summary of our findings and some photos from the project: