News and Updates

Girls scholarship program in Solukhumbhu
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  • Monday, June 5th, 2017

Over half of the population don’t attend secondary school in Nepal, the reason is caste system, an archaic (and technically abolished, but still observed) form of social stratification, has become an almost insurmountable obstacle to development. Anita Ghimire, from our.

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A new member in the NLCH family
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  • Monday, June 5th, 2017

A new member has been added to the family. Sonam Choki Sherpa was initially sponsored by the foundation for her studies at Solukhumbu but now that she had to shift to Kathmandu for her higher studies, she is staying at.

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Extension of school infrastructure
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  • Monday, June 5th, 2017

The school is hell bent on improving every aspect of the school. The school without doubt is growing bigger requiring extension of infrastructure. As a result, playing arena has been extended together with construction of two spacious classrooms. Just besides.

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Birthday celebration of Sujan Dhungana
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  • Monday, June 5th, 2017

Treats and presents are great, but as Sujan Dhungana proved, there is no better way to celebrate another year than with your loved ones. For his 15th birthday, ninth grade student from CBIA had his name print cake surrounded by.

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Volunteers’ experience: Joyful elections in Nepal
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  • Thursday, May 25th, 2017

Last week the local elections were held in Nepal. Rod Richardson from UK, one of our volunteers working in Pokhara, told us about his experience: ‘Throughout the town little flags were attached to the houses. There was a sense of.

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Outdoor Activity For The Children From VSN Run Centre For Children With Intellectual Activity (CCID)
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  • Thursday, May 25th, 2017

On 19th of May Friday, the children from VSN run Centre for Children with Intellectual Disabilities (CCID) were taken to visit another one of the oldest park, Balaju Water Garden situated five kms North West of Kathmandu main city. The.

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Opening of New Building for Women centre
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  • Thursday, May 25th, 2017

The construction of our new women's center is complete! We held the opening on5th of May to celebrate this special day and the beginning of a grand project to improve the education and empowerment of the women in our community. The.

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VSN Book Drive Project to Donate Community School Libraries
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  • Tuesday, January 24th, 2017

There are many community schools in Nepal, even in the major cities like Kathmandu, which do not have libraries. In today’s world, knowledge is not only gained in classrooms by listening to teachers and studying course books, but also by.

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Dutch Volunteers’ Help at Salleri, in the Himalayan Region
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  • Friday, December 30th, 2016

The volunteers from Holland Miss Sophie Thissen, Mr. Matthijs van Dijk, Ms. Linda van Heerink, Mr. Peter de Witte, Mr. Filip Froyen, Mr. Thijs Wijnakker,  Mr. Giel Hakman & Mirjam Schuijlenburg were among our several other volunteers from different nations.

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