Welcome to Chhimeki Sanstha Nepal.

Chhimeki (meaning ‘neighbor’ in Nepali) is a non-governmental grassroots volunteer organisation which was established in 2004 by neighborhood women volunteers and members residing in Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) wards. The objective was to empower women from poor backgrounds to promote the nutritional health of mothers and their children and to improve their overall wellbeing. Chhimeki is registered with the District Administration Office, Kathmandu, Government of Nepal, and affiliated with the Social Welfare Council.

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What We Do

Beauty Parlor Training

A six-months long “Beauty Parlor Training” for 20 community women has started by Chhimeki Sanstha Nepal (With the financial support provided by Stiftung...

Crystal and bead making training

CSN organized a three-weeks Beads and Crystals Making training in collaboration with the Local Government of Ward 32 of KMC. The objective of...

Girls education support program

Girls education support program is a program being implemented by CSN with the objective to control school dropout of adolescent girls of the...

Soap making training

Chhimeki Sanstha Nepal (CSN) organized soap making training to community women/mothers with the objective to engage them in their own small-scale businesses or...

Digital Heath Project

CSN has implemented the Digital Heath Project in collaboration with six hospitals (Bir, Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital, Civil Service, Sukraraj Tropical and Infectious...

Knitting Training

Chhimeki Sanstha Nepal has been conducting knitting training to the participants who are affected by Covid 19 problem. The objective of the training...

Saving Groups

Savings groups have been facilitated based on a microfinance model to create a sense of self enablement and income generation amongst woman of...

Child Care Center

Chhimeki field research, case studies and household visits revealed that mothers of the families in communities with low socio-economic status go to work...

Training To Pregnant Women Group

Chhimeki Sanstha Nepal conducted training on nutrition and health by giving priority to those pregnant women who were living in informal settlements (slum...

Tailoring Training

Promoting cottage and small scale business, employment and/or self-employment is one of the sustainable and regular income earning of CSN's target beneficiaries. In...

Past Projects

• Urban Nutrition Project (UNP) 11 wards of Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC)  Project Period- 2005- 2012 • Rural Nutrition Project (RNP) 3 village...

Success stories

Chhimeki’s vision is to bring about improved nutrition and wellbeing of young children, pregnant women, and post-natal mothers through the empowerment of women.

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Mandira Khadka

Kathamandu, Nepal

"Chhimeki has helped me to come outside of my house and speak for myself. I gained confidence to speak in front of people.... Read More

Anju Simkhada Pandey

Kathmandu, Nepal

"Chhimeki helped me with my confidence. I met a lot of people in the meeting. My network of friends increased. I got to... Read More

Bhagwati Thapa Adhikari

"I have always been interested in social work from childhood. The opportunity of volunteering was provided to me by Chhimeki Sanstha Nepal. I... Read More

Jamuna Kapali

"I am really thankful to Chhimeki. Because of Chhimeki I am here now today. I can speak in front of people. I go... Read More

Children are the foundations of our future, invest for them

Children’s health and well-being is a comprehensive agenda for the investment in our future, which is essential for the future health and prosperity of societies, defending children’s full potential. The foundations of health, education, social and emotional well-being are built from pre-conception, to form human capital that has an impact throughout the life-course. The gains made are transmitted to the next generation. Good health, adequate nutrition, the opportunity for learning and education, safety and supportive environment, responsive relationship are some of the guiding principles that reflects cumulative life conditions of children, thus these should take into consideration at the level of the individual, the family, the community, or society at large.

Women can bring the positive change, empower them for their sense of self-worth

Women can play momentous roles for building the family, the society and the nation at large. Put in place policies and program to support women development and their empowerment. For that we must increase access to financing for women. Support women in all – including young women, migrant women, marginalized women, women with disabilities through skills development and entrepreneurship to their diversity and abilities.