PARIWARTAN: PARticipation, Inclusion, and Wider CSOs' Actions for Responsive and Transparant and Accountable local governance in Nepal

The overall objective of the PARIWARTAN project was to increase citizens’ meaningful participation in sub-national-good governance in Nepal.


 01.01.2019 – 31.12.2019

Total amount
EUR 998.000,00

Directorate-General for International Partnerships (formerly DG DEVCO)

Project Description
Directorate-General for International Partnerships (DG INTPA, formerly DG DEVCO) supported DCA with EUR 998.000,00 to support the PARIWARTAN project and to empower citizens and organizations to engage effectively with sub-national governments in promoting responsiveness, transparency and accountability in the governance processes in Province 7 of Nepal.  

The final beneficiaries was the entire population of province 7 counting 469.223 people (53.5% female) and included the following target groups: 7200 citizens of six municipalities (Palikas), 72 CSOs, 72 representatives from the local government (LG), 54 representatives of their thematic committees and sub-committees as well as 10 representatives from the provincial government (PG).