Foundation Nepal

Supporting integrated development in Humla

Nepal
2010 - 2012

Foundation Nepal helps the most vulnerable in highly disadvantaged Nepali communities to work their way out of poverty. They operate in remote Himalayan villages in the most impoverished part of Nepal, one of the poorest countries in the world. HDF supported the foundation’s work with women and low caste families in Humla district, focusing on food production, micro-finance and micro-business opportunities, healthcare and education.


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