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March 15 2018

Our Approach to Education: A Sustainable Model

In Nepal, the quality of education in many public schools, also known as government or community schools, is quite poor. There are a multitude of reasons for this, some of which are the consequence of...

March 1 2018

Helping Women Transform Their Lives

Karuna-Shechen invests in women by offering programs designed to promote opportunity and equality. With access to vocational and entrepreneurial training, women in India and Nepal implement innovative...

February 26 2018

Building a Better World with Women

To promote a more just and altruistic world, we must help women to actualize their potential. Providing village women with access to education, training, and economic opportunities is at the heart of ...

February 21 2018

Sulochana Shrestha: Our Food Security Partner

Karuna-Shechen funds programs to provide sustainable sources of food in India and Nepal. Initiatives to reintroduce the cultivation of traditional vegetables such as onions, green beans, and eggplants...

January 29 2018

Towards Sustainable Harmony

Karuna-Shechen's approach to helping communities is a unique balance of responding to urgent problems while applying sustainable harmony to factor in the needs of future generations. The term "sus...

January 13 2018

Balman Chantyal: Our Solar Power Partner

A broad smile lights up the face of a man who helps spread light to some of Nepal's most remote villages. Balman Chantyal is the director of Ulyalo Ghar, our partner in Nepal for solar power instal...