Water & Sanitation
The Thamdanda Integrated Water Supply and Sanitation Project is planned for the Timal Rural Municipality, Kavre district that incorporates communities within five villages that are home to 439 people living in 94 households.
Every year as many as 20,000 girls from the poorest parts of rural Nepal are trafficked. They and their families are tricked with false promises of good jobs, education, or lured by proposals of marriage.
HLF supports the unprivileged families and provides those basic needs and education for the children. It looks after the families and children who has been affected due to the head of the family like a father who goes.
Rescue & Relief
On Saturday, April 25, 2015 a massive 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck Nepal, just northwest of the capital of Kathmandu. It was the worst quake to strike the region in more than 80 years.
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Following the initial food distribution, our first order of business has been to build a home for a family who are living in desperate conditions, under tarpaulins next to the jungle. Every day they risk their lives by intruding elephants or tigers, not to mention… well, they are living under tarpaulins, enough said really. Rabindra investigated options and we are delighted to confirm there is tribal whanau land that they can use to build a kainga/home. Due to the tropical conditions in the Chitwan area (Nepal is a land of many extremes, going from some of the coldest places on earth to the hottest, and we at HLF operate from the mountains...