Entries Tagged as 'Foundation'

Internet Schooling

May 5th, 2016 by Debra Stoner · No Comments

Over the last few months, Nangi students, guided by their teacher Toya, have been working with an organization called The School Inside. Read about their extraordinary journey to improved English skills through internet learning here.  

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Namita Speaks:

March 27th, 2016 by Debra Stoner · No Comments

Hemkumarie: “Namita is one of the former student, who was really dedicated to for study. She also was born and brought up in a peasant family in this Nangi village. She wants to share her sweet and bitter experiences. Namita speaks: My mother works household work as well as farming work. My father is a laborer. […]

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Sangita Speaks:

March 20th, 2016 by Debra Stoner · No Comments

Hemkumarie: Sangita Pun who was born in Ramche village in a peasant family. She started her education at Deurali Lower Secondary School in Ramche Village. She completed her SLC and graduated 12th education from Himanchal  Higher Secondary School. She tells her experiences that happened in her life. Sangita speaks: “I start my school life from Deurali […]

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Pablar Speaks:

March 13th, 2016 by Debra Stoner · No Comments

Hemkumarie: Next former student is Pablar. He was also born and brought up in this Nangi village. He is the only son from an educated family. He completed grade 12 education from this village school. He is now in the B.Ed. 3rd year in Pokhara . He wants to start his life story from one […]

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Joni Speaks:

March 6th, 2016 by Debra Stoner · No Comments

Hemkumarie: “Joni is a former student in Nangi who was born and grew up in a simple farmer family of this peaceful and beautiful village. After completing her grade 12 education from Himanchal Higher Secondary School, she has been studying in B.Ed. 3rd year in Pokhara. Joni shares her story: “Many different incidents happen in […]

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Both Bitter and Sweet Experiences of Life

February 25th, 2016 by Debra Stoner · No Comments

The students at the Himachal School in Nangi have stories to tell. The science teacher, HemKumarie Pun, has collected four stories from former students who recently graduated from the school.  She has written an introduction to the students’ stories which will be published over the next four weeks. Special thanks to Hem for collecting the […]

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Magar Women Film

January 12th, 2016 by Debra Stoner · No Comments

FuFilm, a group of filmmakers and authors, is making a movie about Magar women. Magar is one of the indigenous, ethnic groups populating Nepal. The movie depicts the spirit of the women who support their remote communities with wisdom, strength, and courage. The raw footage was shot in 2013 in and around Nangi, Nepal. A teaser […]

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Petition to Nepal Government to End the Digital Divide

January 9th, 2016 by Debra Stoner · No Comments

Sudiksha Joshi, Ph.D. is a learning advocate who understands the difference that internet and access to information can have in changing lives. She supports the vision of Dr. Mahabir Pun that access to the internet can empower and change lives. She has started a petition asking the Nepal government to release funds from the Rural Telecommunication Development […]

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Hiking for Emails

December 30th, 2015 by Debra Stoner · No Comments

A look into Dr. Mahabir Pun’s past.

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HEF Winter Newsletter 2015

December 17th, 2015 by Debra Stoner · No Comments

Earthquake Funding  More than 10,000 school buildings were fully or partially damaged by the earthquake. Dr. Mahabir Pun visited damaged schools in three districts to discuss HEF assistance in rebuilding, HEF’s present monetary commitment is for rebuilding one school. He has selected a middle school in Pokhari in the Gorakha district (see photos). Online donations […]

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