The Saphalta HIV Sikkhya Sadan school, outside of Kathmandu in Nepal, is fighting to remove the stigma, prejudice and discrimination faced by children living with HIV. Shot by video journalist Rajneesh Bhandari for AJ+.
Milk from peas! Ripple Foods is making milk from yellow split peas, and the process requires less water than dairy, almond, cashew or coconut milk. Plus it’s vegan, and the company says it’s environmentally friendly. Shot by video journalist Rajneesh Bhandari for AJ+.
Robots are getting saucy … with pizza dough, that is.
Lhakpa Norbu Sherpa has summited Mt. Everest 5 times. He is now a cab driver in San Francisco. Story from video journalist Rajneesh Bhandari for AJ+.
The devastating earthquake in April 2015 killed over 9,000 people and left hundreds of thousands without homes in Nepal. Many Nepalis are still living in temporary shelters and facing a winter with little relief aid. Children are some of the most at risk. From video journalist Rajneesh Bhandari in Nepal.
Ghongi snails are what Purnima Mahat hunts for dinner in Sauraha, Nepal. Purnima tells AJ+ how it’s done…and how it tastes. From video journalist Rajneesh Bhandari in Nepal.
Thousands of Nepalese came out to stand by two teenage schoolgirls who were recently attacked with acid and to protest against the government’s inadequate policies for ensuring the safety of women and girls. The girls’ attacker hasn’t been caught.
A group of artists in Nepal are on a mission to transform Kathmandu into a living art gallery. Their PRASAD campaign aims to spread images of Nepalese heroes to inspire young people to make it big in their own country rather than leaving for other pastures.
Sushil Koirala isn’t just a doctor, he’s a healer of the soul, too. He’s been handing out roses for years to break down social stigmas in Nepal. And on World Leprosy Day, he wants patients with the disease to know they’re important too. From video journalist Rajneesh Bhandari in Nepal.