Tag: Nepal

Nepal – Hand-washing Stations

Washing Hands! How pleasing to report that after followup, the school handwashing station is being used well and appropriately. Both children and teachers are using the station. Children are able to demonstrate proper handwashing techniques and know when handwashing is…

ACN Nepal – Saved from the Flood

Mother and Children “The only reason I am alive today are the faces of these innocent children and immense concern and support from your organization,” says the mum. The destructive flood followed by continuous heavy rainfall during the days 10-13…

Dr Julie Lincoln on Nepal Project

Upwards with Health in Nepal!

Health awareness After requests from community groups, ACN has developed posters and carried out a series of health promotion and education on hemorrhoids, as this is very common in Nepal, even among young people. Rainwater Harvesting Project 85% of funds…

Nepal – Winterisation Project

  Patience Needed Due to the recent blockade on the Indian border preventing essential supplies from entering Nepal, the whole country has been facing many problems with shortage of fuel, food, medicines and other materials. Although the blockade has now…

Nepal – Calamity following Earthquake

  Urgent News Flash from Nepal HADA has received an urgent request for financial assistance for the latest weather emergency in Nepal. Road access and communications to the north of Pokhara have been seriously interrupted with temperatures down to -15…

Behind the Scenes in Nepal Relief

  Behind the Scenes There’s more involved in a Hada project than you think.  Here are some of the challenges, stresses and concerns that some of our volunteers have to face as the confront disaster and relief As we searched…

Slow progress following earthquake

  Earthquake Reconstruction Slows Down Dr Julie Lincoln has just updated us on the ongoing drama in Nepal. On top of all the negatives following Nepal’s recent earthquake, a new difficulty has arisen due to a blockage on crucial fuel…

Nepal – The Drama Continues

  People Responded… Following the terrible Nepal earthquake in April,the first phase of initial emergency response enabled provision of relief materials to over 3500 households. Distributions were made up of staple food items, blankets, tents and tarpaulins together with hygiene…

Nepal’s Earthquake Drama Continues

  Donations Making a Difference Dr Julie Lincoln writes, “Great news about the generous donations of two lots of $5,000.00 which have been sent to Nepal to help with the provision of food and shelter for those affected by the…