Rural Victims of Nepal Earthquake Need Your Help

The world is in shock after a devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake hit Nepal on Saturday, the worst the country has seen for over 80 years. At the time of writing, the death toll stands at over 4,310 with over 7,000 injured, dozens stranded on Mount Everest and...

Navavarsha: Nepali New Year 2072!

Navavarsha means a New Year in the Nepali calendar. There are actually three New Year celebrations that occur in Nepal; Navavarsha, the Tibetan New Year and the New Year of the Gregorian calendar. The Nepali calendar is known as Bikram Sambat and begins with the first...

Street-connected children myth busters

There are a number of common misconceptions about children in street situations, from who they are, to how many there are around the world, to why children connect to the streets in the first place. MYTH Street children live on the street BUSTER Street children have...