organization struggle to uplift the general people who are backward
in every circumstances like socially, economically, politically and
To maintain the overall development of the farmers, if assist
economically and technically. It further help to drag them to follow
the modern or scientific system of agriculture.
It assists to develop the small-scale industry, eradicate the
employment problems and engage the people by providing sufficient
tools for better production.
It helps to maintain the environment by making use of minimum natural
means and resources for the sustainable development with the maximum
To conduct and maintain the inhabitants of rural settlement,
sanitation, improvement of their day-to-day life, development of
natural sources or advance development are some of the people’s
carries out its activities by generating funds from different
sources. SOPAN accepts grants from various national and international
organizations or individuals in a way that does not compromise its
vision, mission and objectives In future, SOPAN plans to work in
collaboration with different national and international organizations
and individuals in the spirit of partnership.
2010, it has organized agro- training to the farmers of Nalang-8,
Dhading for bee farming. For this 9 farmers of the ward were
involved. Nepal Agriculture Research Council has provided trainers
for this project. SOPAN had coordinated the program by gathering
youths from Dhading to Kathmandu. Now the farmers are engaged in bee
farming. One month long training was also another effective program
of the organization.
In 2009, SOPAN has organized an inter-college youth workshop on “Rural Development and its scope” in Tri-Chandra Multiple campuses. 30 students from different 10 colleges were involved in the workshop and gave workshop reports to Tribhuwan University.
2008, SOPAN has organized General health camp related to eye and
women reproductive health in Nalang VDC, Dhading. More than 300
patient got benefit from the health camp. For this “Friendship
for Development and Peace (FDP)- Nepal had provided financial support
and “Lions Club of Kathmandu” gave Technical assistance.
It was conducted in 2065 Bhadra 29.
SOPAN had been organized inter school oratory competition in 2064-06-06 at Vishwabhasha Campus, Kathmandu. The topic of the competition was “Role of education in poverty alleviation”. 45 students from different 25 schools are involved in the competition. The chief guest of the program was Mr. Mohan Man Sainju (Vice-chairman of poverty alleviation fund).
the year of establishment 2007 AD, it was a great opportunity for
SOPAN as a first program. We have coordinate skill development
training related to sewing, weaving, making candles and incense. For
this program “Nepal Charkha Pracharak Gandhi Tulasi Smarak
mahaguthi”has been provided technical support, shelter, lodging and
fooding for two years. For this SOPAN has gathered 10 women from
different communities, gave orientation class and admitted in Tulsi
Mehar Gandhi Smarak Ashram for two years. Out of 10 women, 7 had been
completed two years complete package. 5 women started sewing and
weaving center as their own business.
Tulsa Meher Shrestha is the founder of “Nepal Charkha Pracharak Gandhi Tulasi Smarak mahaguthi” the first social non-governmental organization (NGO) in Nepal. The Mahaguthi was initially “Shree Chandra Kamdhenu Charkha Pracharak Mahaguthi” established in 1926 AD (Baisakh 1st 1983B.S.). It is the pioneer social organization in Nepal established to protect and uplift untouchables, helpless, neglected and distressed people in general and destitute women in particular. The benevolent social reformer inspired from the value and importance of non-violence, self-reliance and truth of the Gandhian philosophy. From the very young age he was a supporter of democracy and humanitarian.