Dhungentar: A Resilient Mountain Village

This pilot demonstration project is focused on building a resilient community capable of adaptation and implementing sustainable development solutions. Considering the community’s needs, strengths, and aspirations, this project is primarily committed to addressing infrastructural frailties, reducing socioeconomic vulnerabilities, and elevating the living standards of Dhungentar locals in the long term, thereby building a resilient mountain village.  

Importantly, the wide-ranging development and resilience-building activities of this pilot demonstration project will serve as a showcase for sustainable reconstruction and rehabilitation in a post-disaster situation, with a potential for up-scaling and wider knowledge dissemination.

The project was underpinned by four basic building blocks (comprising core activities) to reinforce its primary goals: