Higher Ground Community Development Nepal: HGCD Nepal is a non-profit making non-governmental-organization registered with the District Administration Office Lalitpur, and associated with the Social Welfare Council of the Government of Nepal. Its vision is to fight against human & sex-trafficking as well as poverty through awareness, advocacy, skill development training, micro-enterprises development through loans and grant for widows and disadvantaged group, formal and non-formal education/health/HIV-AIDS and values formation classes for women and youth at risks, scholarships for needy children, counseling for abused, trafficked and tuarmized victims. The Higher Ground non-profit is also allowed to provide emergency shelter and rehabilitation place for women, youth and children.