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NEPAL UPDATE – May 14

NEPAL UPDATE – May 14

Yesterday, our program manager in Asia, Anna Tyszkiewicz headed to the remote community of Badagaun in the Sindhupalchowk district, and with the help of GlobalMedic, they set up the first Child Friendly Space (CFS) in the area. 10 out of […]

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NEPAL UPDATE – May 13

NEPAL UPDATE – May 13

At 12:36 local time yesterday, a new earthquake of 7.3 magnitude hit Nepal, followed by powerful aftershocks, killing forty people and wounding over a thousand. We were relieved to learn that LÉGER FOUNDATION and GlobalMedic teams were not injured by […]

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NEPAL UPDATE – May 11

NEPAL UPDATE – May 11

A team composed of LÉGER FOUNDATION and GlobalMedic volunteers set out yesterday into remote areas to deliver shelters. The view we had, driving along the valley walls, though breathtaking, was also a little scary at moments. Needless to say, staring […]

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NEPAL UPDATE – May 7

NEPAL UPDATE – May 7

Today, our volunteers Valerie and Marc have pitched tents, on the site of a hospital in Kathmandu, with the help of our partner GlobalMedic and Nepali youth. Meanwhile, our Program Manager in Asia Anna Tyszkiewicz joined a team leaving Kathmandu […]

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NEPAL UPDATE – May 6

NEPAL UPDATE – May 6

Since their arrival in Kathmandu, our volunteers, Valérie and Marc, are working in a refugee camp of 2,000 people who have either lost their house or who for security reasons, cannot return to their homes that were damaged by the […]

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