New Projects
Last updated on 24 Apr, 2016

Understanding the Connections among Genes, Environment, Family Processes and Mental Health: 2016-2017 

The study also  known as Chitwan Valley Health and Stress Study (CVHSS) aims to understand the connections of the stress developed in the individuals with their genetic composition and the social and natural environment in Western Chitwan Valley of Nepal.

 

Family Migration Context and Early Life Outcomes FAMELO Project: Migrant Interview Augmentation: 2016-2018

The study adds a new migrant survey component to the Family Migration Context and Early Life Outcomes Study (FAMELO). FAMELO examines the impact of migration by family members on children age 5-17 in Western Chitwan Valley of Nepal. 

 

Female Labor Force Participation and Children’s Outcomes: An Investigation of Mother’s participation in Paid Labor Force on Children’s Health: 2016-2018

The study aims to investigate the relationship between Female Labor Force Participation and Children’s Outcomes based on the household economy to the children's education, health and well-being in in Western Chitwan Valley of Nepal. The study setting of this project is ChitwanValley.

 

Investigation of Ocular Disease and Household Fuel Use in Kaski: 2016-2018

The project aims to investigate the association between indoor fuel use histories, particularly of biomass and kerosene, and three eye diseases Cataract, Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD) and Dry eye disease in Kaski and surrounding districts of Nepal. 

 

Investigation of relationship between Household Air Pollution exposure and Cardiopulmonary Disease Indicators in Nepali Women (Cardio-Pulmonary Study): 2016-2017

The study aims to identify household factors that increase the risk of people getting heart and lung diseases. The study setting of the project is Kaski and surrounding districts of Nepal.