Training Gender, Disability and Indigenous Peoples Rights
Networking and consultation program in province 6
NIDWAN IMPACT IN NUMBERS
Regional and Global Network
Covid Relief Support
Health Hygiene Kit
1 Billion People, About 15% of the World Population has a disability. 80% of them live in developing countries like Nepal. 45 million of them are Indigenous.
More than 370 million Indigenous People live in 90 countries, 185 of them are women. They are 2.5 times more likely to be raped or sexually assaulted than other women.
In Nepal, there are more than 1.3 Million Indigenous Peoples with Disabilities, and the number has increased since the 2015 earthquake. 700000 of them are Indigenous Women with Disabilities.
NIDWAN works for the groups having multiple identities and building synergy, both at the grassroots and global level collectively with various minority group organizations and with all relevant stakeholders by cross-movement collaboration.