Category Archive for "Nepal Earthquake"

Tevel building shelters and rebuilding livelihoods

Meet Anju Rai- 36, Sunita Rai- 18, Nisha rai-26, their home was destroyed in the earthquake, with the help of Tevel they…

Piles of debris to sturdy shelter

Meet Purna (age 50) Kanchi (age 70) and Asha (age 20) residents of the Mahadev Bhesi Village, which was badly damaged in the…

Health and Hygiene for a Marginalized Community

By Suman Nepali, Kathmandu Promoting Health and Hygiene in Kama-1, Hilledevi There are 8 dalit households in Kama-1. They were in immediate…

Helping my people

by Vijaya Pun, the Tevel Fellowship program (now working in relief team, Maneqau, Kavre) I am working in Nyayik Sansar/Tevel as a fellow…

They’ll become good thinkers

by Elinor Raymond, the Tevel Fellowship program  Purna Tamang is a 16 year old from Mannegau village and one of the most…

This is not what their lives should be

by Aviela Weltman, the Tevel Fellowship program We arrived in the Manegau village to assess the damage done there by the earthquake.…

The Home that Disappeared into Dust

by Sam, Tevel Community Program Puna Tamang watched his friends throw rocks at what was left of his old house, a skeleton…

The Monsoon is Coming- We are Rebuilding

by Rabbi Micha Odenheimer, edited from his article in the Jerusalem Post When I arrived in Nepal last week I was confronted…