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Pubi

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The woman in this photo is called Pubi. She is currently 24 years old and comes from a distant village called Humla. We want to share her story as our mission is to give the necessary help for her proper recovery and living. This is her story. She grew up in a family with 17 […]

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Unisha

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The girl in this picture is Unisha, a small 5 year old girl who lost her mother in a car accident and was left by her father. Her relatives rejected the responsibility of taking care of her after these events and came to our foundation and basically ditched her here with a broken heart. Even […]

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Ritu

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This little girl is called Ritu, she’s four and a half years old and from the very remote village of Humla in Nepal which is only accessible by helicopter and then a two day trek. She is the youngest of 8 girls to a single and disabled, homeless mother. Her mother could not afford to […]

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Viriki Budhathoki

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The woman on the previous photo is Viriki Budhathoki. She is 60 years old and is a widow mother of 18 children from which only 10 are alive now. She comes from a remote village called Humla where everything basically works by bargaining, working in field and following the culture traditions of Budhathoki.  We want […]

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Bijay Shahi

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The child in the picture is called Bijay Shahi, a 5 years old boy from a remote village of Nepal called Humla. He has a unique story that we would like to share so we can all together support his journey through life and the challenges that he has encountered since birth. In this case […]

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Pabrita

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This is Pabrita, she is 27 years old and from Kailali- a really remote area of west Nepal. She married her husband at 16, unaware that she would be his second wife. Shortly after marriage her husband disappeared and only returned occasionally to make child. She currently lives in a shelter with her 9 year […]

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Sundari Rai

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This is Sundari Rai from Routahat. She got married and had her first child at 15 and has only seen her husband on a few occasions. She became physically disabled after a car hit her and left her with one artificial leg. Because of her disability and despite her very talented skills as a seamstress, […]

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Dabika Koirala

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This is 35 year old Dabika Koirala. She married at 15 , had her first baby at 17. When she was 24 years old she fell from a tree and paralysed her whole body. She has since regained a lot of sensation and has been able to walk with assistance again, but because of her […]

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Bimala Tama

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This is Bimala Tama, she is 26 years old and disabled. Because of her disability she has been dependent on her brother’s, who torment her and offer her no support; they are afraid to take care of her for her whole life because they think she will never get married. Bimala now lives on the […]