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Our ongoing Earth & Bamboo rebuild initiatives

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Our ongoing Earth & Bamboo rebuild initiatives

Our Gyalthm college two room building is well on the way to completion - even with the heavy monsoon season rains the work has continued. It is rewarding to see the eco–friendly initiative and earthquake resilient design really come to life. We are thankful for the local engagement of TEAM Nepal and Abari to help bring this initiative into reality…

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Temporary schools still providing safe education

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Temporary schools still providing safe education

Our joint project to provide temporary safe classrooms for Terse Higher secondary school in Talamarang village continues to provide safe space for classes to continue. The school was devastated during the 2015 earthquake with all classrooms being deemed destroyed. HwH has been involved with Terse school since 2001 has provided support for Terse school and students in various ways post…

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Talamarang Children Home gardens are flourishing

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Talamarang Children Home gardens are flourishing

 

Nell's initiatives to expand our agriculture in our Talamarang Children Home are truly evolving. We now have a greenhouse and our staff (and interested children!) are trained in seedling development to create more options for our farm. Neel is always engaging our children to learn practical skills that will benefit their future lives. The monsoon has been heavy this…

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Celebrating Earth Day in Nepal

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Celebrating Earth Day in Nepal

What a great way to celebrate Earth Day 2017 - by visiting our building projects in Sindhulpalchok, one of the most affected regions in the 2015 earthquake, with a good news story of our Earth based rebuilding projects that are being made from Earth, literally.

Our key points in this after-earthquake-building project are:
1) “On the job training" to skill local…

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Education is a privilege and gift for life. Help us provide the gift of education to our children.

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Education is a privilege and gift for life. Help us provide the gift of education to our children.

Over the past 17 years being involved with children and education here in Nepal I have come to deeply appreciate the value of educating children. Not only can it transform the life of the individual but it also has an impact on their whole family and wider community. Ultimately having a positive effect on the entire country as engineers, doctors,…

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Celebrating Nepali New Year 2074 with Our Annapurna Children Home

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Celebrating Nepali New Year 2074 with Our Annapurna Children Home

Our Annapurna Children Home celebrating Nepali New Year 2074 with Kira Kay and the student of Manipal Medical College.

Our New Years Day has been a joy to share with the students at Manipal Medical Teaching College who arranged a fun program for us.
They organized games, prizes & snacks - plus being medical students a check up especially of…

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Some school holiday fun!

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Some school holiday fun!

Kira Kay with children at Bhaktapur Children Home having painting fun during school holidays.

Some school holiday fun! Our Bhaktapur Orphan Home house has been structurally fully repaired now post earthquake - but cosmetically it needs some loving - what better way to start than with pots of paint and many hands all together. It may not be 100% professional…

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A heartfelt call out from Kira Kay

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A heartfelt call out from Kira Kay

This is a heartfelt call out from Kira Kay for funds to keep our projects active and supporting children, women and communities in Nepal. Any amount small or large is VERY welcomed! see below on how to donate

I am once again in beloved Nepal - even with all the dust, horns and intermittent electricity I feel totally at home…

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Congratulations to Sibjan Chaulagain

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Congratulations to Sibjan Chaulagain

Congratulations to Sibjan Chaulagain who with his innovation with information technology for farmers has been part of one of the most innovative entrepreneur start-up initiatives the past months - Rockstart Impact program. Coming up soon will be all the participants presenting their business plans and ideas in Amsterdam, Netherlands March 16th when they will present to public audience and potential…

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