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Nepal blockade: Six ways it affects the country

Nepal blockade: Six ways it affects the country

By blogger: 2016-07-13 00:00:00 | Comments

Nepal has been gripped by a blockade in the country's south for the past two months, leading to acute shortages of fuel and medicine....
First two schools reconstructed, inaugurated post earthquake

First two schools reconstructed, inaugurated post earthquake

By blogger: 2016-07-13 00:00:00 | Comments

Last year, on Baishakh 12, we lost thousands of lives and suffered massive infrastructural damage in the aftermath of the tragic 7.8 ML earthquake. The same day, this year, Mondo-HELP built and inaugurated the secondary school (in a month) – Shree Pema Chholing Lower Secondary School in Sindupalchowk. The event started at 11:56am with a minute of silence and burning 108 butter lamps (chhemis) in memory of all those who lost their lives followed by HELP’s CEO Jimmy Lama performing puja called “sang”, which is a purification ceremony. Dr. Bidyanath Koirala and joint-secretary at Ministr...
8205 School Bags Distributed

8205 School Bags Distributed

By blogger: 2016-07-13 00:00:00 | Comments

HELP in association with School In A Bag project has, to date distributed 8205 bags, to students across the Sindhupalchok district. Over 5000 of these bags have been distributed after the earthquake hit the region. ...
L’Borough Students Volunteer with HELP

L’Borough Students Volunteer with HELP

By blogger: 2016-07-13 00:00:00 | Comments

On March 21st, Helambu Education and Livelihood Partnership, welcomed 11 students from Loughborough University, Leicestershire to support school reconstruction project. The team left Kathmandu for Birkharka where they volunteered with the painting of the freshly erected Shri Satdhara Lower Secondary School. The painting work continued till the day of inauguration, March 27 ...
A year of temporary living

A year of temporary living

By blogger: 2016-06-12 00:00:00 | Comments

Apr 25, 2016- The road that leads to the village is a dirt track that continuously climbs steep uphill for the better part of the hour-long drive from Battar in the PashungLamhu Highway...
Sluggish reconstruction efforts add to woes of quake survivors

Sluggish reconstruction efforts add to woes of quake survivors

By blogger: 2016-06-12 00:00:00 | Comments

Apr 23, 2016- It seems that there is complete absence of governance, forget good governance. There is still a short supply of essential fuel including cooking gas even months after the crippling blockade ended while Kathmandu continues to reel under black marketeering....
Chitwan for holidays

Chitwan for holidays

By blogger: 2016-06-12 00:00:00 | Comments

Dec 29, 2015- Nepal is a remarkable place of natural beauty. Tourism is the largest industry in Nepal and the largest source of foreign exchange. With world’s highest peak Mount Everest and diverse cultural background, the National Geographic Traveller has placed Nepal in the sixth spots among the round up of 16 ‘Cool Locations’ for 2016....