The Safe Motherhood Programme encourages women in rural areas of Nepal to give birth in hospital. Video link: https://www.bbc.com/reel/video/p06s803n/nepal-s-life-saving-delivery-programme
Since before she was born, Pratima Sherpa was destined to have a career in golf. Her parents met while working on one of Nepal’s only golf courses—the Royal Nepal Golf Club in Kathmandu—and Pratima herself was born and raised on the green. The 18-year-old has now played in over 60 tournaments and won 35 trophies, […]
Nepal has opened its first trekking trail for people with physical disabilities. Though the country still hasn’t got enough infrastructure for the disabled, many say the new trail is a good start. Rajneesh Bhandari reports.
Every day, these students in Nepal risk their lives crossing a river by cable – just to get to school. By video journalist Rajneesh Bhandari for AJ+.
PetSmart Promise is a collaboration between Family Promise shelters and PetSmart. The program keeps those experiencing homelessness with their pets, which often kept many from seeking shelter.
In the remote hills of Humla in Nepal women have more than one husband. The older members of the Lama community says the tradition has works well. It saves money and makes running a family easier. Rajneesh Bhandari reports.