Karnali Poverty Abatement & Development forum (KPADF)) is an NGO registered at the District Administration Office, Mugu under the Society Registration Act, 1978, and is affiliated to the Social Welfare Council in Kathmandu. It has been in operation in Mugu district since 2006 with its Head Office located in Mugu district headquarter Gamgadhi with CBOs in 24 VDCs in close coordination with local level government and different stakeholders. KPADF continues in its commitment to fight against illiteracy, poverty and social, health and governance part amongst all marginalized communities.