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Same, same but different

Same, same but different

By Omer Malchi, origninally published on his blog A Teacher’s Journey from NYC to Nepal For the first time since arriving in…

Meet Maile Lama

Meet Maile Lama

Maili belongs to the Janjati ethnicity, a marginalized lama ethnic group in Hilldevi, Ramechhap where Tevel has been working since 2013. Married…

Dreams come true

Dreams come true

When I was accepted to the Tevel Fellowship I was thrilled. I felt that I could not only volunteer and help others but…

Why Burundi?

Why Burundi?

Tevel was drawn to work in Burundi first and foremost due to the dire need in the country. The third poorest nation in…

Agriculture- the source of life

Agriculture- the source of life

by Bryan Lieblik, Tevel Fellowship Each day in the Agriculture Thematic Group brings new activities of all varieties: whether teaching local farmers…

A CLOSER LOOK AT GARBAGE IN NEPAL

A CLOSER LOOK AT GARBAGE IN NEPAL

By Cara Walden, Tevel Fellowship 2014 Coming to Nepal has forced me face something that I have never thought about before. Garbage. …

Another way to see Nepal

Another way to see Nepal

by Hava Meirovitch, Tevel Fellowship 2014 I came to Tevel b’Tzedek after spending a year in Germany, as part of a joint…

Musings from Burundi

Musings from Burundi

By Gera Tsahalin, Burundi Coordinator The river winds through the dense flora and flows into the stunning delta of a deep blue…

Lessons from Nepal: Village Life

Lessons from Nepal: Village Life

by Deena Cowans, Tevel Community 14th Cohort. Originally published in her blog Beit Deena. I recently spent a few days in Manegau,…

APW: Weighing the Scales and Checking them Again

APW: Weighing the Scales and Checking them Again

by Matthew Kessler, originally published in his blog All Pursuits Worthwhile Life is more of a scale than a finish line. We…

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