Disasters Have a Human Cost: A Case from GOAL Project

Disasters Have a Human Cost: A Case from GOAL Project

On February 6, 2018, a fire broke out in three houses in Thulogaun village of Rolpa district. As the fire was gutting the houses, villager rushed in a house and rescued 10 years old child and his mother who were trapped inside. Their lives were saved but they...
From Ignorance to Informed Mother

From Ignorance to Informed Mother

Thirty-five years old Hiramati Devi Baitha of Debahi Gonahi municipality of Rautahat district, already became a grandmother. Hiramati who emerges from poor economic family background is mother of six children. As Hiramati’s last child enters 6 years, her first child...
Cultivating Reading Culture

Cultivating Reading Culture

“A writer reads at least twenty books to write one book. When you read one book, you are actually reading twenty books; reading course book helps you to score better in the exam but reading extra books help you to understand the world in a better way,”  Narayan Bhakta...
Helping Prevent School Dropouts

Helping Prevent School Dropouts

Mira Mahat is studying at grade 12 at Pragati Prabhat Academy, Banepa in Kavrepalanchok district. However, it was not easy for her to make ways to higher secondary school. The economic status of her family is poor. Her parents are struggling hard to bring up and...
A Tremor-hit Entrepreneur Becomes Safety and Preparedness Advocate

A Tremor-hit Entrepreneur Becomes Safety and Preparedness Advocate

Indrabahadur Katwal, now in his late fifties has been operating rice mill for more than two decades. In these two decades, he sustained multiple cuts and injuries but nothing was as big as the severity of 2015 earthquake. He feels himself lucky enough to have his mill...
I Have Gained Knowledge on Disaster

I Have Gained Knowledge on Disaster

It’s a break time. Weather is too hot. In a school, situated at a remote hill of Kavre district in central Nepal Nepal, 15 years old Ritu Tamang seats beneath a tree in the school premises to protect her from sunlight. She shares the difficulties to stay in a...