Participatory Research and Action Group Nepal (PRAG)

Participatory Research and Action Group (PRAG) Nepal is a newly established institution to provide customized services to development organizations for research, training and other services. PRAG Nepal has combination of people from public health and social science background and is focused to deliver quality research and training services.

PRAG Nepal is registered with the District Administration Office, Kathmandu and Social Welfare Council.

What we do


  •      To organize different training activities in public health
  •      To carryout different research activities in public health issues
  •      To conduct awareness program on community development and community health

Organization Expertise-PRAG Nepal has expertise on following areas:

i. Training on Program Monitoring and Evaluation
ii. Training on Research Methodology (for Beginners and Advanced)
iii. Training on Statistical Software (SPSS, EPI Info, STATA)
iv. Training in Geographical Information System (GIS) in Health

Public Health Research:
i. Quantitative research

  •      Baseline, Mid Term and Endline Survey (using 30 cluster KPC Survey, LQAS Survey and Rapid Assessment Techniques)
  •      Health Workers’ and Volunteers’ Capacity Assessment
  •      Health Facility Assessment 
  •      Outcome assessment
  •      Anthropometric Survey

ii. Qualitative research 

  •      Formative Research
  •      Behavioral Research
  •      Focus Group Discussions
  •      Ethnographic Survey

iii. Other survey and research studies

Community Health and Development:

i. CB-IMCI and Child Health
ii. HIV and AIDS
iii. Rational Use of Medicines

Specialized services:
i. Proposal development
ii. Training package development
iii. Organizational strategy formulation
iv. Data analysis and Report writing
v. Translation services