Australian Ambassador visits Hope
Centre Gulmi, photopage
Partners Chatara Rehabilitation Centre Nepal opens
The Vision of VAD Nepal is to ensure equality in every sectors of development so that every disabled people will have access to assistive employment and socialization. Irrespective of their socio-economic status.
Hope Centre Nepal Report 2009 - 2010 (pdf)
As Chairwoman of Asha Apanga Kendra ( Nepalese for Hope Disability Centre) and a double amputee myself, I am happy to see a growing list of people with disabilities we have been able to help this year with the generous support of many donors around the world
Hope Centre News, December 2009 (pdf)
The Hope Disability Centre runs on a
small budget. Every rupee is accounted
for, and nothing is wasted. Your
contribution of time, equipment, or
funds will be put to very good use for
disabled of Kashmir. We welcome your
visits to see in person how your
changing lives for the better. We also
welcome long and short
Partners Ghana - Voice - Annual Report (pdf)
It is my great pleasure to welcome you
to our annual report for 2008. To start
with I must salute the staff and more
importantly the VSO Volunteer, Kiran
Dattani Pitt, who is an Organisational
Development Adviser attached to VOLPHIG.
Their work has greatly contributed to
the achievements and ongoing development
of the organization. I would also
a look at these two amazing disabled Chinese
Hope News, Nepal, newsletter May 2009
Here Hope staff take a local jeep on field trip in this remote district near Pokhara &
A new vehicle looks old after 2 years use with axles often breaking from loads of 16-20
people plus goods as the jeeps drive along riverbeds and up steep tracks
amputee Kamala Shrestha from Nepal is about to
launch her first music CD. MEND has been
one of her sponsors and supporters for 5
years! Isn't she beautiful??
Click for a
sample of her music.
on Kamala's image to order her CD from
Secretary Peter Baker in Bay of Plenty Times -
In The News - Hope Disability Centre Kashmir -
Although Hope Center Kashmir, which MEND
supports, did not win the BBC World Challenge
, just being one of the finalists has
brought additional visibility to the Centre
Better World India recently published a story
on the two BBC finalists from India.
here is the main World Challenge site
This is the sixth year of The World
Challenge Competition and our 12
finalists again raise the bar for
sustainable enterprises that are putting
something back into their communities.
They are all boosting livelihoods and
improving living standards without
wrecking the environment. Showcasing
finalists from Asia, Africa, Europe and
the Americas, this series promises to
deliver inspiration while challenging
viewers to select just one as their
favourite to win the ..
In The News - The BBC World Challenge has
selected one of MENDs partners, SheHope in
Kasmir as a finalist in the 2008 World
Challenge competition - out of over 700
entries!! Click on link for the Video.