JanahitGraminSewa Samittee (JGSS) is a Sindhupalchowk based NGO, registered in 1992, is a pioneer in conducting economic development, social mobilization, local governance, poverty reduction, health, Water sanitation, and hygiene promotion programs in the district. JGSS is committed to improving the livelihood of the rural people especially the poor and the marginalized through self-help and community mobilization.
The organization is registered at District Administration Office and affiliated with Social Welfare Council, in 1992 and it is also registered in the NGO Federation.
With office location in Chautara, the district headquarter of Sindhupalchowk, the organization has operations throughout the district.
Janahit (JGSS) is committed to people-centric development putting people first in any of its intervention. In fact, Janahit has been practicing a bottom-up approach to development through lifting people out of poverty by helping them directly. Janahit has practiced this approach in several sanitation and water supply projects. In addition, Janahit is practicing Right-based approach to our development interventions. Janahit has been dedicating its efforts strengthening the capacity of duty bearers and empowering the right holders. In several of its women and disadvantaged group empowerment projects, the organization has capacitated the vulnerable to help themselves.