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Swisscontact is the business-oriented independent foundation for international development cooperation. Represented in 36 countries with over 1,100 employees, Swisscontact promotes since 1959 economic, social and environmental development.

Our Engagement in Nepal

Sahaj - Nepal Agricultural Market Development Programme (NAMDP)

Nepal Agricultural Market Development Programme, branded as Sahaj, is a joint initiative of the Governments of Nepal and Switzerland. It is mandated by Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC). Sahaj is designed as a 12-year programme with three phases of four years each.

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Practical vocational training helps young people enter professional life (YEP)

Swisscontact is facilitating access to vocational training to young people in Nepal and providing guidance as they enter the labour force. Courses are based on the local labour market and constitute an important component in the vocational training system of each project region.

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Tel. +41 44 454 17 17
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