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Shrijana Sitikhu is an example of the resilience of the Nepalese people. Her family lost their home in the April 25th earthquake, and since she has stood on the forefront of #RiseNepal efforts.
Published on 01/09/2015
#RiseNepal is a volunteer effort supported by the Global Peace Foundation and other members of the Asia Pacific Peace and Development Service Alliance. To date over 800 local and international volunteers have been engaged to meet the immediate and long-term needs of earthquake victims.
Published on 04/08/2015
Published on 12/06/2015
Roshani (right) with her family in front of their makeshift tent.
Roshani Bogati Sarki is a class 9 student of Shree Shringery Community School, Lamatar. She lives with her mom, Ganga and her younger sister Rami. 
Published on 12/06/2015
A Nepalese-flavored benefit featuring food, artwork and live music at the Olde Silk Mill in Fredericksburg on Sunday will raise money for victims of the April 25 earthquake that left 8,000 dead and hundreds of thousands homeless.
Published on 11/06/2015
Campaign to raise 1,000 shelters for Nepal Earthquake victims, supported by the Global Peace Foundation
A little more than a month since the 7.8 Richter scale earthquake shook Nepal leaving more than 8.500 dead, tens of thousands injured and over one hundred thousand displaced, the nation must brace for its next challenge - monsoon season.
Published on 03/06/2015
Non-permanent shelters for Nepali refugee
“The greatest faith is born in the hour of despair.  When we can see no hope and no way out, then faith rises and brings the victory.” –Lee RobertsonSecretary-General of the United Nations Ban Ki Moon paid tribute to the victims of Nepal’s earthquake victims at a speci
Published on 01/06/2015