Sita’s story

Sita Nepali has lived in poverty her entire life. She is now in her early thirties and slowly she is beginning to make real change working with one of INF’s grassroots partner organisations. Sita’s father died when she was very young. The family regularly went without...

Building skills and self-confidence

Sarsawati Budha left school at the age of 15 to get married. Local customs in her village did not allow her to continue her education after her marriage. She now has two children who are at school and she helps provide for her family by running a small retail shop. In...

Great is his faithfulness

It was in 1952, after sixteen years of waiting and praying on the Indian border that a small group of medical missionaries and Nepali Christians travelled by foot and by truck to Pokhara where they set up a clinic and soon after ‘The Shining Hospital’. The Hindu...

World AIDS Day

Today on World Aids Day, we want to remember individuals, families and communities affected by this disease. We also want to recognise the efforts of all the organisations in Nepal who work in its prevention and treatment bringing much needed awareness and hope to...

“Where there is a will there is a way!”

Renu [19] has proved this saying with her strong willpower and ability to conquer. She had broken her back and was unable to walk. However, she has overcome her disability very gracefully. Renu fell from a tree a few months back while collecting firewood. She was...