1. What is the mission of your organization?
NeDS main mission is to work with the local community, transforming their lives by working together and using indigenous knowledge build better health, education and information systems.
2. Does your organization work all over Nepal?
It is working in several districts of Nepal. So far, the organization has worked in 25 districts in Nepal.
3. Can I Volunteer in your organization?
Of course, yes. We have had interns, trainees, and volunteers from Nepal and abroad. It depends upon your area of interest and available slot in any project. You could send us an email with your CV and cover letter for a check at firstname.lastname@example.org.
4. Do you pay your volunteer staff?
Unfortunately, we cannot pay to interns, trainees, and volunteers. We see to it that they benefit from the knowledge and experience they gather from working in NeDS.
5. Is your organization engaged in any political activity?
No. We are non-political NGO. We do not entertain in any political activity.
6. Where can I find job opportunities at Neds?
We announce the career opportunities in our website, facebook page and sometimes in newspaper.Please check periodically if you are interested to join our team.
7. Does Neds offer scholarships or grants to carry out research?
Not at this moment. We are exploring the possibilities so that we can support research capacity building of Nepali researchers.
8. Do you have educational materials for children?
We have school programs for diabetes and waste management for which we have developed some materials. Most of our educational material that are fit for adults. Flip-charts and illustrations about non-communicable diseases and composting can be informative for little children as well.
9. Where is the main office located?
Head office in Chitwan is located at Address: Bharatpur-5, Narayanpur, Chitwan, Nepal Tel: 977-61-560786.
Project office in Pokhara is located at Address: Pokhara -Municipality -29,Naubise , Kaski. Tel: 977-61-561979.
Project office in Kathmandu is located at Address: Educare Plaza 2nd Floor, Dharma Bhakta Marg-4, Ring Road, Kathmandu 44600. Tel: 977-01-4650397
Project office in Taplejung: Phungling-4, Taplejung.
10. How can I donate for your organization?
You can transfer money to our bank account below. We will soon introduce online/mobile banking.
Bank: Everest Bank Limited
Account No: 02400105200321
Nepal Development Society
11. How is the organization funded?
The organization is funded through the generous support of volunteers, members and well-wishers located in Nepal and abroad. We also receive project specific funding from academic and developmental organizations.