COP26: Why the climate change conference in the UK is important for Nepal

Prasun Sangroula

Kathmandu: The 2021 United Nations Climate Change Conference, or COP26, is taking place at Glasgow,

Meet the entrepreneur who fights against climate change by engaging women in waste management

Nisha Rai

Kathmandu: We typically see women manage household waste inside the home, although women have started

“NGOs have made positive contributions in the social change process”
Prasun Sangroula

Youths have played an instrumental role in Nepal’s mass movements and protests. Yet the direct

Impact of Covid-19 on poor mental health in children and adolescents ‘tip of the iceberg’: UNICEF
NL Today

Kathmandu: Children and young people could feel the impact of Covid-19 on their mental health

People in Need’s wide-ranging work in Nepal—from road renovation to mental health assessment
Rhishav Sapkota

Kathmandu: People in Need, a non-governmental non-profit founded in the Czech Republic in 1992, arrived

Nepali students exchange views on links between migration and sustainable development
NL Today

Kathmandu: Nepali students participated in a discussion on interlinkages between migration and sustainable development at

Learning loss due to school closure is a major concern: UNICEF
NL Today

Kathmandu: Closure of schools due to Covid-19 restrictions has severely hampered the learning of children,

UN calls for strengthening international transit systems for LDCs
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Kathmandu: Enhancing efficiency in transit systems and in operations at international borders are needed if

Meet the Nepali women leading the way in solid waste management
Rojina Rai

Kathmandu: All of us in Kathmandu are familiar with garbage being strewn across the streets.

Urja Nepal orients Nepali stakeholders on EVs
NL Today

Kathmandu: The fiscal budget for 2021/22, presented by the erstwhile KP Oli-led government through an

Thousands of Nepali children are subjected to forced labor with parents out of work due to lockdown
Rojina Rai

Kathmandu: Namita (name changed) performs a different morning ritual than many other children in Kathmandu.

ILO, UNICEF warn Covid-19 crisis may threaten Nepal’s progress in eradicating child labor
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Kathmandu: The International Labor Organization (ILO) and UNICEF have warned that Covid-19 is impacting the

Sustainable development is the only solution to create a wide-ranging impact on long-term environmental conservation goals
Rojina Rai

Kathmandu: It was raining heavily the day I interviewed Sanjeevani Yonzan. The rain was triggered

Menstrual Hygiene Day 2021 observed to promote action and investment in menstrual hygiene
NL Today

Menstrual Hygiene Day is observed globally on May 28, striving to break the silence around