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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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News
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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14th January 2020

Our year in numbers

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

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9th December 2019

In photos: Gurkha veteran Man Bahadur Khadka

97 year-old Man Bahadur Khadka lives with his son and daughter in an earthquake-resilient home we built for him last year. Our Pensioner Support Teams regularly journey into the hills of Nepal on their motorbikes to visit the veteran who bravely fought alongside Britain during World War Two.

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14th November 2019

Marylebone Cricket Club visit our work

We were delighted to be visited by members of Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) yesterday at our Headquarters in Pokhara, Nepal.

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