Upcoming events and projects

Time is flying and it has now been over a month since I started my Vodafone placement with Our Sansar. My position has been a dual role of event assistant and education officer.  On the Event side of things, I have very exciting news- Our Sansar comedy nights will be...

Reflections on International Day of Street Children

Friday the 12th April saw the world come together to acknowledge International Day of Street Children. Recognition of this day is global; however there is no official status for this event. One of the primary functions of the global campaign was to get the UN to...

Fires in Birgunj Destroys more than 200 Homes in Two Villages

Last weekend a fire broke out in the village of Dhore, Nepal.  Luckily there were no human casualties; however the fire quickly spread and over 200 homes were destroyed. Our Sansar workers, based in Nepal, were shown property and commodities that were destroyed during...

Jenny Brodie: Graphic Designer

Whilst studying Graphic Arts at university, Jenny developed an interest in using her design skills to raise awareness of important issues facing the world. This has developed into pursuing a career in the charity sector, kick-started by an internship at Cancer...

A story on International Day of Street Children

A year ago, the boy’s mother went missing; after her disappearance the boy was informed that she had been arrested over the border in India for possession of heroin. The sentence handed to her was for a minimum of 5 years, to be carried out in an Indian prison....