RCU-Dhangadhi was started from 2009 as a Regional Coordination Unit (RCU) of Far Western Development Region (FWDR). The RCU office is located in Dhangadhi Municipality ward no. 5, Taranagar, Devmarg. RCU Dhangadhi covers 9 District Development Committees (DDCs) namely Achham, Bajhang, Bajura, Baitadi, Dadeldhura, Darchula, Doti, Kailali and Kanchanpur, 314 Village Development Committees (VDCs) and 25 Municipalities. Geographically the RCU covers two districts from Terai and seven districts from hilly region. RCU-Dhangadhi has been supporting, coordinating, facilitating, reporting and monitoring to the local bodies (LBs) to implement LGCDP at local level.
For the efficiency and effectiveness of the programme, six thematic experts have been currently working in the RCU. They are, Regional Governance and Capacity Development Expert (RGCDE), Regional Livelihood and Local Economic Development Expert (RLLEDE), Regional Social Mobilization and Community Mediation Expert (RSM&CME), Regional Gender and Social Inclusion Expert (RGSIE), Regional Social Protection and Vital Registration Office, Information Communication and Technology Expert (ICTE) and Programme Associate (PA). Likewise, RCU has four supporting staff comprising of two messengers and two drivers.
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Far-west kailali, Nepal