Nepal

Posted by Sabrina Urquhart on
Fri, 12/04/2015
Photos courtesy Bijay Gajmer of Save the Children. Twelve-year-old Sampurna knew that Mount Everest, the highest mountain on earth, lies in his country, Nepal. But he learned a great deal more about... Read more
Posted by Sabrina Urquhart on
Fri, 12/04/2015
Photos courtesy Bijay Gajmer of Save the Children. A stream called Surai separates Shivaraj Municipality and Shivagadhi village of Kapilbastu district in western Nepal. In summer, the stream... Read more
Posted by Sabrina Urquhart on
Fri, 12/04/2015
Photos courtesy Bijay Gajmer, Save the Children Chandra Kala, 20, is a community volunteer at a reading camp situated in Tingharawa in Kapilvastu district in western Nepal. She understands the... Read more
Posted by Sabrina Urquhart on
Mon, 11/02/2015
Photo of Alisha, age 9, singing with her classmates in a Temporary Learning Center, courtesy Save the Children. An earthquake of magnitude 7.8 struck Nepal on April 25, 2015 with a depth of 15km... Read more
Posted by Sabrina Urquhart on
Mon, 11/02/2015
We're grateful for our Literacy Challenge Teams who made and mailed in more than 300,000 bookmarks! The Bezos Family Foundation matched your bookmarks with $300,000 in funding to Save the Children's... Read more
Posted by Sabrina Urquhart on
Thu, 10/01/2015
Photo courtesy Save the Children Due to the April 2015 Nepal earthquake, Sumit's house collapsed. The 15 year-old spent the next few weeks helping his family build a temporary shelter to live in. "Me... Read more
Posted by Sabrina Urquhart on
Thu, 10/01/2015
Photo courtesy Save the Children Kalpana is a thirteen year old girl who wants to be a nurse when she grows up and wants to look after her father who has back problems. She lives in Dhading with... Read more
Posted by Sabrina Urquhart on
Tue, 08/04/2015
Photo credit courtesy Save the Children: Seema, age 17, a volunteer at the Save the Children child friendly safe space in Gatlang, a remote village in Nepal devastated by the April 25, 2015... Read more
Posted by Jess Estrada on
Mon, 07/27/2015
Content provided by Ganga Pyakurel and Sumina Subba, Save the Children; Photos courtesy Save the Children Nirjan is a twelve year old who lives in Aarupokhari VDC, Gorkha District (Western Nepal)... Read more
Posted by Jess Estrada on
Wed, 07/01/2015
We love hearing from our Challenge teams, and are especially touched when teams return year after year to take on more Challenges. Our friends in Romania have now taken four Students Rebuild... Read more