Nagar Mitra- Friends of the city is a not-for-profit oriented professional service provider with a mission to improve the livelihood of socially discriminated waste workers in ways that improves the country’s urban environment.

Recent News


Coca-Cola recommits increased support to Nagar Mitra Social Enterprise

8 November 2016: Coca-Cola’s President for India and Southwest Asia, Mr. Venkatesh Kini visited HCI’s Social Enterprise Center at Maharajgunj, Kathmandu on Tuesday. On his visit, Kini committed to increase Coca-Cola’s support to scale-up Nagar Mitra- Friends of the City Social Enterprise in the days...


Nagar Mitra Social Enterprise recycles 1 crore plus PET bottles- Partners celebrating the proud moment together

22 September 2016: The Nagar Mitra- Friends of the City Social Enterprise has been successful in collecting, bailing and sending more than 1,00,51,560 PET (plastic) bottles i.e. around 263 tons for recycling so far. The partners (GIZ, Coca-Coal- Bottlers Nepal, Ganesha Ecoshpere and Himalayan Climate Initiative) maki...


Jackie Duff’s visit to Nagar Mitra Social Enterprise Center

29 August 2016: The Strategic Project Director of Global Women’s Economic Empowerment at the Coca-Cola Company Ms. Jackie Duff visited Nagar Mitra- Friends of the City Social Enterprise to learn about the possibilities of working together in Coca-Cola’s 5by20 initiative. The Nagar Mitra team presented Duff and other team memb...


Awareness on Pregnancy and Maternity care to the waste workers

6 February 2016: Nagar Mitra – Friends of the City recently organized ‘Pregnancy and Maternity Care’ awareness program to the waste workers working in Chabahil, Balaju and Batkekopool clusters. This program was organized in association with Midwifery Society of Nepal (MIDSON). Total six didis were benef...