EWN Updates

The GOAL program continues at Shree Krishna and Gyan Bhumi secondary schools

EWN has successfully completed the “Be Yourself” module from the GOAL curriculum at Shree Krishna and Gyan Bhumi secondary schools in Pokhara. At present, we are running the “Be Healthy” module where we have covered topics such as Body Image, Menstruation and It Could Be Worse. This module helps students to feel comfortable with their bodies, learning about their health, such as menstruation, nutrition, and to be more proactive to lead a healthy life. Additionally, we collaborated with Human Rights Film Focus Nepal (HRFFN) to make the Wall of Hope program available at the Shree Krishna Secondary School to inform and educate students about violence. Over 60 students participated in this session.

Multiple sports – such as badminton, volleyball and football – have been used.

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GOAL expands to two new schools in the Kaski and Tanahua districts

We are excited to share that our Girls Leadership Program has expanded to two new schools in the Kaski and Tanahua districts. A total of 100 girls aged from 10 to 16 will go through the GOAL curriculum for nine months. This program is funded by Women Win from the Netherlands. IMG_5059

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Female Trekking Guide Training 2015 A

Starting today a total of 40 young women from various districts of Nepal will undergo an intensive 4 week Female Trekking Guide Training Program. After a month, trainees will participate in field visits on a paid apprenticeship program with 3 Sisters Adventure Trekking. The goal of this program is to provide adequate and skillful human resources in the trekking and tourism sector of Nepal, thereby providing employment opportunities for underprivileged women. This program is also funded by Women Win from the Netherlands as part of the Girl Power Program in Nepal.

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