Dalit Development Society (DDS), Salyan

Major objectives of organization:
1. Organize dalits and the poorest  segments of the society in an integrated development process.
2. Identify development programs for dalits and conflict victims.
3. To provide safe drinking water supply, quality education, agriculture support and environment preservation programs to enhance the  sustainability of  peace in the broader society.
4. To provide income generation activities, skill development, health and sustainable peace programs.
Main areas of involvement (issues)
Dalit Empowerment
Human Rights
Health and Education
Major ongoing projects:
On going projects
Constitute Women’s Saving Group
Conduct three months tailoring training
Conduct income-generating activities
Major planned projects for the future:
Future planned projects
To develop the capacity of the organization
To lay emphasis on Health and Education
To empower Dalit community by providing vocational trainings
To work on Human Rights, Women’s Rights and Child Rights conservation
Major Strengths of the organization:
Capable Human Resources
Working at Local Level
Emphasis laid  for the enhancement of Dalit Community
Conducting public awareness programme
What the organization can contribute to COCAP and its members (three major areas):
Follow the rule and regulation of  COCAP
Fulfill the responsibilities given by the organization
Major expectations from COCAP:
Exchange of information
Capacity building
Technical support
If the organization is implementing projects with financial support from any donor:
Project Title : Mala Project – 2
Donor : TDH Nepal
Project Period : December 05-November 06
Project Title : People Participation for Poverty Alleviation Program
PAF Nepal
Project Period : Ongoing
Project Title : SPEPCMP Program (SPCBN)
Donor : UNDP Nepal
Project Period : Ongoing
Project Title : Improved Cooking Stove Program
Project Period : Ongoing
Project Title : Comprehensive Package for Migrants & their families (HIV/AIDS)
Donor : UNDP Nepal
Project Period : Ongoing
Dalit Development Society, Dalit Bikas SamajSejwaaltakura V.D.C. –1, Sahutol, Salyan
Phone : +977-88-520051 (PCO)
Fax : +977-88-520051
Email : ddssalyan@yahoo.com,ddssalyan@gmail.com
Date of Establishment 2058-05-08
Executive Committee Members
1. Mr. Nim Bahadur Nepali Chairperson
2. Ms. Gajali Sunar Vice-chairperson
3. Ms. Mina Pahadi Secretary
4. Mr. Ramesh Nepali Treasurer
5. Mr. Jhin Bahadur Nepali Joint-Secretary
6. Ms. Sundar Pariyar Member
7. Ms. Purnima BK Member
8. Ms. Sita Gandharba Member
9. Ms. Yamuna Nepali Member
Number of General Members 65
Geographical coverage
Professinal Staff
Program Manager B. A.   1
Office Head (Accountant) BBS (Appeared)   1
OD Facilitator/FSW B. Ed.   1
Counsellor (FSW) BBS and I. Ed. (Appeared)   2
Administrative Assistant/Supervisor I. Com.   1
Program Coordinator MA (Appeared)   1
Supervisor cum accountant I. Ed.   1
Outreach Worker Intermediate   5
Service Centre Facilitator I. Ed.   1
Social Mobilizer SLC and IA/MCHW   5
Assistant Supervisor B. Ed. and I. Ed.   2
Field Facilitator B. Ed. (Appeared)   1
Office Assistant SLC   1
Teacher/Mobilizer SLC and Intermediate   10
Peer Educator NA   45
ICS Promoter NA   16
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