To support and educate, women and children and communities who are facing hardship. The aim is to assist in the creation of sustainable futures. We believe that regardless of religion or caste, children have the right to be children, have the right to an education, a nutritious feeding program and a safe living environment. We also believe that all women have the right to be educated and be able to provide shelter, care and nutritious food for their children.
OUR AIMS AND OBJECTIVES
Didi Foundation is creating a future and changing a destiny for underprivileged women and children in Nepal
Develop programs that align with local customs and traditions which empower women and children
Providing life skills programs through education to encourage the development of sustainable futures
Supporting disadvantaged communities with sanitation, clean water, maternal and child health
From four sewing machines in 2013, 2018-19 has seen the construction of the new Didi HQ’s in Mulpani Kathmandu. It is a three storey purpose built building that provides vocational education to women regardless of caste or creed. Women can develop skills in: literacy, numeracy, sewing, computer education or undertake short courses such as jewellery making and beautician’s courses. Didi’s Cooking School is a joint partnership between the Australian Government and The Didi Foundation. All courses are designed to empower women to be financially independent.