Runing Project

Girls Agency Program

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From Sept 2019 , Youth Creation has signed the partnership agreement with Plan international Nepal for the implementation of Girls Agency and Youth Empowerment Program in Sunsari. The program is in line with Plan International’s new country strategy which is designed to deliver significant change for children, young women and youth, putting a special emphasis on gender equality through the Girls Agency and Youth Empowerment Program.

The program apply a life-course approach to social and economic empowerment, focusing on the range of issues which affect children and youth from birth to adulthood. The Girls Agency program recognize that girls are disproportionately disadvantaged compared to boys, whether in education, health, work or family life. In the light of the development of the new country strategy of Plan international Nepal, Youth creation is assigned for partnership to achieve the purpose of the country strategy along with the objective of Girls Agency program.

Girls Agency and Youth Empowerment program is overall campaign and advocay program for childrens age 10-15 and youth ages 16-24 through Young Women Organization and Champions of Change Center (COC) , it focus on girls and young women, as individuals and groups, develop and use their agency, voice, critical consciousness, connections and resources to help transform inequitable power relations.

It is for integration of young girls and boys in families and communities  so that they accept and fulfill their responsibilities to ensure that girls, young women, boys and young men have meaningful participation in decision making and access to their rights to SRHR, like wise the it also advocate for with Local government to provides a meaningful space for young people to have a voice in decision making processes and that government services are responsive to their needs and priorities.

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he impact foreseen by the project is to contribute to reduction of Child, Early and Forced Marriage and its overall objective is to build capacity of the adolescents and youth, particularly girls and young women to take take collective action for systemic change.

It plans to achieve following outcomes at individual and organisations level of the girls and boys, young women and men; family and community level and influencing the duty bearers particularly the program focussed rural and urban municipalities.  More specifically, the program aims to achieve following outcomes:

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Youth, particularly girls and young women, as individuals and groups, develop and use their agency, voice, critical consciousness, connections and resources to help transform inequitable power relations

Families and communities accept and fulfill their responsibilities to ensure that girls, young women, boys and young men have meaningful participation in decision making and access to their rights to SRH

Local government provides a meaningful space for young people to have a voice in decision making processes and that government services are responsive to their needs and priorities