Transcultural Psychosocial Organization (TPO) Nepal organized a program to mark the World Suicide Prevention Day (ISPD) amidst various activities in Beldangi-II, Saturday.
Various stage performances,...
Over the past few days a process rarely seen unfolded itself. On March 22, only six weeks ago, the Goldhap and Sanischare refugee camps in Jhapa and Morang districts of Nepal were struck by separate fire mishaps that happen there frequently during the Nepal dry season. Only this time on a devastating scale leaving the Goldhap camp destroyed for 90% and the Sanischare camp for around 20%.
Over 5,000 refugees living in an extremely vulnerable position were, again, victimized. Exiled from Bhutan by ethnic cleansing twenty years ago they still live in dire conditions in those two districts [...]
Bhutan Media Society (BMS) said it distributed Rs 1,162,676 (equivalent US $ 16,610) that it collected through the online donation drive to fire victims of Goldhap and Sanischare refugee camps of Jhapa and Morang districts.
Of this, Goldhap camp received Rs 788,040 and those of Sanischare camp Rs 349,860.(Camp-wise figure)
BMS volunteers cross check names of fire victims in Goldhap camps
Distributed in three different phases in Goldhap, Sanischare and Beldangi-II (for those shifted from Goldhap) [...]