Transboundary River of South Asia (TROSA)

About TROSA The Transboundary River of South Asia (TROSA) is a five-year (2017-2021) program jointly implemented by Oxfam and NEEDS Nepal. The program brings together efforts to support the lives of communities living along the Mahakali River Basin. Mainly this project is being implemented in Bheemdatt Municipality ward no 9,11,12 & 13 and Mahakali Municipality ward no 9 &10 of Kanchanpur district. Its goal is to reduce the poverty of the river basin communities through increased access to, and control over riverine water resources. The main objectives are; 1. Improved policies and practices of government that protect the rights of river basin communities. 2. Improved policies and practices of the private sector and other actors that respect the rights of river basin communities to water resources. 3. Strengthened capacity of the river basin communities and civil societies to influence transboundary water resource management. 4. Amplification of Women's profile and influence in dialogues and decision-making on water management and water infrastructure.

TROSA belongs under Bio-diversity, Disaster and Climate Resilience Theme and Cross Cutting Theme.