Let’s Go to School!

Attending school regularly is challenging for children in many rural areas of Nepal.  The terrain is often rugged, the walk can be long for little legs, and particularly for girls, there is the expectation that they will stay home to help with household chores when needed.  Despite these challenges, education is a priority for many … More Let’s Go to School!

From Migration to Meaningful Work

Migration from rural to urban Nepal and abroad is having a massive impact on Nepal economically and socially.  Nepal’s Department of Foreign Employment reports that an average of 1,750 people leave Nepal every day to migrate for employment, the majority headed for Gulf countries.  While remittances contribute toward poverty reduction in Nepal, migration can also … More From Migration to Meaningful Work