Since 24th of March the Government of Nepal has locked down the country. All schools, colleges, market, industries, cinemas, etc. are closed including restrictions on mobility for the public and businesses. The government has decided to halt the operation of international and domestic flights till May 15 as a precautionary measure against the spread of COVID-19.
Come with us and and have a sneak view on how the Voice of Children temporary home for street children looks like. Birgit takes us on a tour. We want to make sure you know where parts of our raised funds will end up.
Birgit arrived in Kathmandu this Saturday. Purpose for this trip is to meet old partners like Rainbow Volunteer Club, make new connections like for example with a school and we met with Kindernothilfe Nepal. And as our cooperation with BBUN ended we are also collecting office equipments items such as computers, camera etc. to handContinue reading “Kathmandu / Update”
2018 has been an interesting and active year for us and BBUN Nepal. Before anything: thanks for all of your support and your trust in us. And yes it was a year of new beginnings, new ways, new partnerships, new Buddys. It is fair to say, that we used the year to establish legal groundContinue reading “2018 review / what we did so far :)”
“The world is more educated than ever before, with the average number of years spent in school increasing every year. A new report from the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OCED) found that 85% of young adults aged 25-34 years have attained upper secondary education, wich typically starts at around 15 or 16 yearsContinue reading “Insights and Facts about Nepals Education Sector – education is key.”
First thing after Birgits arrival was of course to go to our office and drop off our “things” as well as to prepare for the meeting with Rainbow Volunteer Club. Before everything else we decorated the room s bit and recorded all equipment B.B.U.N. has so far: 3 Laptops, 1 digital Camera and one phone.Continue reading “Decoration & Rainbow 🌈 in the House”
As agreed 6 month ago the follow up trip to Kathmandu started. Main goal is to finalize agreements and prepare all necessary next steps to start our program. As there is no direct flight from Berlin, a stop over via Istanbul is a good option.We arrived safely in Kathmandu and so did our luggage andContinue reading “On the road again / dream team”
Today we would like to share our office Puja activity with you that happened 19th of October. We follow an ancient tradition and celebrated it in our Kathmandu office. So to speak our first one which we are very excited about. What is all about? Goddess Laxmi is believed to be the goddess of goodContinue reading “Office Puja & Worshipping Goddess”Laxmi””
Our plan is progressing. The NGO in Nepal is taking shape. Paper work is in the makes and we do have an official office. It wasn´t easy for Madan to get a place, a challenge after the Earth Quake. The building is new and the rent is paid for a year with the option toContinue reading “The beginning of the NGO / Nepal”