World Vision International Nepal – Nepal COVER Project Sitrep #11 (July 8, 2020)

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Some of the major highlights of the Nepal COVID-19 Emergency Response (COVER) Project, as of 8 July 2020:

  • Total 44 events of MOUs with Palikascompleted to support CP cases. So far 130 children with CP concern have been supported with referral to other services like food & hygiene kits and 4 of Sexual Abuse case were provided with medical, transportation and legal aid support.

  • Total 126 frontline workers including Women and Children service focal person of 13 districts oriented on basic Psycho-social support and communication skills.

  • Psychosocial counsellors established at 13 districts in partnership with the Center for Mental Health Counseling Services (CMCS) Nepal. Till now, 16 individual cases and 3 Group Counseling have been referred for Psychosocial counselling.

  • World Vision is airing radio program nationwide named Hamro Ghar Hamro Paathshala (6th episode completed) to contribute to the learning of children during lockdown targeting 104,000 children in working areas.

  • Material support provided to 44 local level governments to build and operate quarantine centres.

  • 1,997 households supported with Agro-input and livelihood promotion support.

  • Orientation on psychological counselling and communication skills provided to 126 frontline staffs.

  • 28,961 people reached through social media messaging.