Breaking the Silence and Moving Towards to Raise the Voice for Gender Equality! Welcome to Blind Women Association- Nepal!

Women participating in rallyBlind Women Association-Nepal (BWAN) is a non-political and nonprofit social organization led by Blind and Visually Impaired (BVI) women. Working as a self-help group, the organization aims to engage in holistic development and empowerment of Women with Disabilities (WWDs) in general and Blind and Visually Impaired girls and women in particular, by creating equal access to justice, education, employment, and social activities that would eventually lead to their fuller inclusions in all spectrums of social, economic, and political development. The organization is determined to minimize and, hopefully, eradicate the possible mental and physical harassment/mistreatment and violence against all  Blind and Visually Impaired girls and women and Women with Disabilities . View More

Projects

Awareness, Legal Literacy and networking for BVI Women-Funded by Nepal Government-literacy-and-networking-for-bvi-women-funded-by-nepal-government- https://www.bwan.org.np/2018/03/05/awareness-legal-literacy-and-networking-for-bvi-women-funded-by-nepal-government/?

Fostering access to Justice for Women with Disabilities against Violence, funded by Open Society Foundation (OSF) – https://www.bwan.org.np/2019/06/17/fostering-access-to-justice-for-women-with-disabilities-against-violence-funded-by-open-society-foundation-osf/

Enhanced democratic rights of WWDs through Political Engagement funded by Asia Pacific Forum on Women, Law and Development (APWLD)-http://www.bwan.org.np/2019/06/17/enhanced-democratic-rights-of-wwds-through-political-engagement-funded-by-asia-pacific-forum-on-women-law-and-development-apwld/