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28th September 2020

Saving Gurkha veterans’ lives through monsoon and pandemic

Dr Anil Maharjan has worked with us for just over a year. His job is to visit Gurkha veterans and…

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25th August 2020

In pictures: Battling the monsoon in Nepal

The brave people of Nepal face a deadly monsoon every year. And this time it’s heavier than usual. The effects…

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17th June 2020

Gallery: Reaching Gurkha veterans in lockdown

We’re doing everything we can to reach Gurkha veterans and widows during these unprecedented times In response to the increase…

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18th May 2020

Read our latest Samachara newsletter

Samachara means ‘news’ in Nepali Catch up on our latest Samachara newsletter out today and read about Rifleman Rana Bahadur…

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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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29th April 2020

Hello Doctor – supporting Nepal during COVID-19

In this time of change and uncertainty we have seen members of our staff and our Gurkha veteran community rally…

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17th April 2020

A text message to the Gurkhas

Many of the Gurkha veterans and widows we support in Nepal live in remote communities. We visit the most vulnerable…

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6th April 2020

From discomfort to dignity: menstruation in Nepal

Menstruation in Nepal Since 2018, the Government of Nepal has recognised the importance of Menstrual Hygiene Management (MHM) and is…

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26th February 2020

A home for the widow who lost everything

Losing everything in the monsoon Last year’s monsoon was deadly. Rain was heavier than usual and landslides forced hundreds out…

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19th February 2020

Why we’re rebuilding Gurkhas’ homes: one veteran’s story

When Rifleman Uttamkumar Rai signed up to serve the British Army 62 years ago, he had no idea about the challenges that lay ahead.

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