Posts Tagged: Yellow House

Nepal Earthquake – lending a hand (part 2)

Due to a squeeze on time (in half an hour I’m leaving Kathmandu do take up a new placement – details to follow!) the next few posts may be more of a photo album than posts but it will hopefully continue

Nepal Earthquake – lending a hand (part 2)

Due to a squeeze on time (in half an hour I’m leaving Kathmandu do take up a new placement – details to follow!) the next few posts may be more of a photo album than posts but it will hopefully continue

Nepal Earthquake – lending a hand (part 1)

#1 On the evening of day #3 (and repeated on day #4), with my guests safely at the airport awaiting flights, I was able to start lending a hand. But where to start and be helpful without getting in the

Nepal Earthquake – lending a hand (part 1)

#1 On the evening of day #3 (and repeated on day #4), with my guests safely at the airport awaiting flights, I was able to start lending a hand. But where to start and be helpful without getting in the

Aid mission to Dhading – into the field

As already explained in two previous posts (A and B) through the Yellow House, ‘Himalayan Disaster Volunteer Relief Group‘ initiative my fellow VSO volunteer Will and myself found ourselves organising an aid mission to a remote, hard-to-reach area of rural Dhading.

Aid mission to Dhading – into the field

As already explained in two previous posts (A and B) through the Yellow House, ‘Himalayan Disaster Volunteer Relief Group‘ initiative my fellow VSO volunteer Will and myself found ourselves organising an aid mission to a remote, hard-to-reach area of rural Dhading.

Aid mission to Dhading – wave 1 update & wave 2…

Dhading mission update; wave 1: We have spoken to our team who travelled for 3 days to reach the final destination including 2 days walking up steeply over landslides etc. to reach Ree VDC in rural Dhading, specifically Ward No.

Aid mission to Dhading – wave 1 update & wave 2…

Dhading mission update; wave 1: We have spoken to our team who travelled for 3 days to reach the final destination including 2 days walking up steeply over landslides etc. to reach Ree VDC in rural Dhading, specifically Ward No.

Nepal Earthquake – one week on. Aid mission to Dhading

First of all, I know it’s been a very long time since I last posted. There’s any number of reasons for this but the most recent is of course the catastrophic “7.8-magnitude quake” which struck Nepal one week ago on

Nepal Earthquake – one week on. Aid mission to Dhading

First of all, I know it’s been a very long time since I last posted. There’s any number of reasons for this but the most recent is of course the catastrophic “7.8-magnitude quake” which struck Nepal one week ago on