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February 26 2019

Women: key players in development

Many social disparities exist in our society, particularly between men and women, in areas of education, health services, professional opportunities, and justice. In fact, out of 796 million illite...

February 25 2019

Portraits: They are building the future

Our programs in India and Nepal put women at the core of our actions, giving them a chance to become key players for change and a true source of inspiration. They realize what they are capable of doin...

February 22 2019

#IAmChange: Women at the Heart of our Actions

Many social disparities exist in rural areas of India and Nepal. At Karuna-Shechen, we focus on empowering women and helping them to become key players for change and a true source of inspiration. ...

February 5 2019

Stories of Love and Compassion

Karuna-Shechen began when Matthieu Ricard was inspired to undertake compassionate action for people in the Himalayan region. Now in our 19th year, we help over 250,000 people annually in remote v...