Call for Expression of Interest

Call for Expression of Interest

for a Resource Person to support on research and analysis of Gender and Power in relation to child, early, and forced marriage (CEFM) in Madhesh province



Rural Women’s Upliftment Association (RWUA) is a women led organization actively working for the rights of women and children in Madhesh province of Nepal. RWUA has collaborated with Save the Children International to conduct Gender and Power (GAP) analysis to explore the underlying root causes, and power differentials that causes child, early and forced marriage (CEFM) in Madhesh province.

Research Objectives

To explore underlying root causes and intersecting power differential factors (gender, age, caste, religion, socio-economic status etc.) contributing to the prevalence of CEFM in Sarlahi and Mahottari districts of Madhesh Province.

To examine the effectiveness of National and local laws, policies, institutional practices, systems, and services that prevent and respond to CEFM in provincial (Madhesh) and national level.