Nepal newsfeed: June 2015

JUNE 1ST, 2015 The relief operations are still in full swing. Karuna-Shechen is continuing to reach as many remote villages as possible to help isolated communities in desperate need of medical, relief and food aid. Nepal continues to be rocked daily by 3-4 aftershocks and many districts are still affected by small landslides. As a […]

Nepal Earthquake: May 2015

FRIDAY, MAY 1ST: – A medical team reached the remote village of Chilaune in Dhading district. They are also treating people from the surrounding villages of Kakre and Karki Gau. Villagers in this area had not yet received any medical help. – Houses in these villages have suffered extensive damage and the food supply is very low. […]

Nepal Earthquake: April 2015

SATURDAY, APRIL 25 – TUESDAY, APRIL 28: – A skeleton medical team manned the Shechen Clinic and Hospice in Baudha in rotation and managed triage. – The doctors and other medical staff are mobilized in their own residential localities to address emergency needs there. This is normal procedure and they were prepared for it.  In a disaster, doctors […]

Interview of Nepal field director

Sanjeev Pradhan is Karuna-Shechen’s Director of Field Operations and Nepal Country Director. He has been coordinating our relief effort in Nepal since the earthquake struck on Saturday April 25. In this interview, he explains how Karuna-Shechen is helping those affected by this terrible tragedy.   What was Karuna-Shechen’s intitial response ?In the immediate aftermath of the earthquake […]

Emergency for Nepal

DONATE TO KARUNA-SHECHEN All donations received over the next 30 days will be directed towards the relief efforts to help earthquake victims in Nepal. Established in Kathmandu through the Shechen clinic, its mobile medical clinics and camps, Karuna-Shechen has a team of professionals on the ground that is trained and ready to help the victims of  this […]