February 5 2019
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...
Two million people were displaced by the 7.9 and 7.3 magnitude earthquakes that struck Nepal on April and May 2015, according to the National Population Census of Ministry of Home Affairs.
Thanks to your support, Karuna-Shechen was able to help over 200.000 people in 574 villages in the immediate aftermath of both earthquakes.
It is now time for reconstruction.
In September, we started implementing our rehabilitation intervention strategy to help communities rebuild their lives and villages.
To learn more about our achievements and strategy in Nepal, please read our:
Meet the villagers, our team, and all those who make our work possible. Discover the values that guide and inspire us. And learn how your generous support improves the living conditions of 250,000 peo...