Hodan’s confidence, experiences and personality make her a fiery spokesperson for suffering women two and three times her age. She mesmerised an audience of dignitaries - including the minister of health
Would you enjoy your morning cuppa as much if you knew it may have arrived through exploitative labour practices? You may spend €3.00 on a cup of coffee, but coffee growers may receive as little as three cents. Often, this is not enough to support them or their families
For some time aid agencies and donors have recognised the benefits of utilising markets to deliver food assistance. And for almost as long, cash-based programming has been effective in doing this by improving people’s ability to purchase sufficient nutritious food
Nothing shapes a child’s future more powerfully than his or her health. Good health in early childhood, especially in the first 1,000 days from conception to their second birthday, is the foundation of a child’s wellbeing.
Children are particularly vulnerable to TB because they often have weaker immune systems and it is more difficult to diagnose the disease in children. Hudson was lucky his mother took him to the Daru hospital
In a school in Salyakot Village Development Committee, Dhading district a temporary learning center now serves as a school for 65 students. Rebuilt a month after the earthquake, it has now replaced the damaged school which lies in ruins.
When Mohan Kumari was trapped in the rubble of her own house, she thought it was an end for her. Rescued few hours later, the forty-seven-year old survived earthquake but her husband could not conquer death. Within a flash, her life turned upside down.
Sushila treats her patients from small tent now, since the community health post building she used to work in was totally destroyed by the earthquake. Patients in Fulpingkot, Gorkha now rely on this congested space surrounded by ruins to access medical services.