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4th February 2021

Protecting Nepal: home of the Gurkhas

A nation gave us their sons. Now we must look after theirs. Not only do we deliver financial support to…

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News
3rd February 2021

A better future for the children of Nepal one school at a time

In November 2019, our staff began work at Shree Saraswati Balkalyan Secondary School. Located about one hours’ drive from our…

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News
21st January 2021

Our year in review

A look back at our work in Nepal last year Every year we publish an Annual Review, in addition to our Annual…

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News
2nd December 2020

Supporters in Jersey raise over £700,000 in six years

We are immensely grateful to The Gurkha Welfare Trust Jersey (GWTJ) for raising a staggering £727,936 since their formation at…

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News
19th November 2020

World Toilet Day 2020: How toilets help villages in Nepal

Today is World Toilet Day, so let’s take a moment to think about something we often take for granted: our…

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30th October 2020

How Darlington changed the lives of thousands in Nepal

For the last 20 years, the Trust has been generously supported each November through a concert by The Band of…

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News
19th October 2020

In photos: Hand Hygiene for All

Last week, we took part in Global Handwashing Day, an international advocacy day dedicated to increasing awareness and understanding about…

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News
13th July 2020

Supporting Gurkha veterans and Nepali communities through Coronavirus crisis

We’ve been working with the UK Embassy in Nepal to ensure life-saving supplies reach veterans and rural health facilities Life-saving…

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18th May 2020

How to make your own Malas (flower garlands)

  Across Nepal, garlands, or Malas, are handmade using in-season flowers. The vibrant and easy growing nature of the marigold…

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1st May 2020

3 ways we’ve responded to Nepal’s COVID-19 situation

1. Providing medication and check-ups to Gurkha veterans and widows During the COVID-19 lockdown, our frontline medical staff have continued…

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