SAPPROS Nepal is a national level non-profit and non-governmental organization (NGO) established in August 1991. It is one of the well recognized NGOs in Nepal, working in 50 districts in the past 25 years and currently working in 29 districts of the country. The main objective of SAPPROS is to implement poverty reduction programme in the country. SAPPROS very much believes in building people’s organization, local resource mobilization, participatory planning and process facilitation. SAPPROS has been able to reach over 394,984 households through activities ranging from literacy to saving mobilization and drinking water to overall community development. It has promoted different types of self help groups, user groups, local NGOs, and saving and credit co-operatives. It has gained experience on the projects with the assistance of donors like WFP (Far and Mid Western Development Region), UNICEF (Far and Mid Western Development Region), DANIDA (Far Western Development Region), GTZ (Western Development Region), IFAD (Western Development Region), RWSS Fund Board (Western Development Region and Central Development Region), USAID under SIMI (Western Development Region), Winrock (Mid Western Development Region) ,PAF (Far and Mid Western Development Region), IDE funded ASHA programme(Western Development Region), IDE funded MAWTW, San MARK(Sanitation Marketing), ANUKULAN, PAHAL and Renewable World funded Solar MUS programme by creating community organizations as platform for reducing poverty.
SAPPROS has made significant achievements in community development, community saving and credit, micro irrigation, access improvement, institution building at local level, human resource development, income generation, school rehabilitation, health and sanitation etc over the period of 25 years of its existence.