Through our new #BanishedforBleeding initiative and with your support we aim to help end menstruation isolation huts in remote Nepal.
The sphere of the mother may be humble; but her influence, united with the father’s, is as abiding as eternity. Next to God, the mother’s power for good is the strongest known on earth.
Few reasons why children in South Asia drop out of school. They have to worry about things I never even contemplated as a kid, including something so ‘simple’ like staying in school.
Investing in children, particularly girls at a young age, is certainly bringing positive results to our program in Nepal.
Patrick from our Programs team recounts his visit to our projects in Asia. We look forward with optimism to face the development needs of the people we serve on your behalf.
Deeply rooted is the practice of menstrual untouchability (chaupadi system), restriction and isolation. They believe that women and girls are impure and they live as outcasts during menstruation.