WHO WE HELP
Kidasha Nepal is a children’s charity that improves the lives of children living in extreme poverty in one of the poorest countries in the world
Sandesh is one of thousands of street children, and like 4 out of 5 street children he abused solvents as a way to cope with the hunger, pain, cold, and physical and sexual abuse suffered living on the streets. He is now turning his life around. Find out more...
With 1 in 4 people living below the poverty line, it is unsurprising that 1.6 million children have to work. Many of these children, like Anuj and Sarita, are trafficked from villages and tricked into working. See how we got them both back home...
Sexual abuse is extremely common in Nepal, it is estimated that at least 1 in 4 girls have been victims of sexual abuse. Sadly, abuse of this nature is often perpetrated, or ignored, by parents and caregivers, as in the case of Ishama. Read her story here...
Nepal has over 500,000 children living in extreme poverty in urban areas, where they are particularly vulnerable to violence, abuse and exploitation. For example, children like Chinta, who was being exploited by local youths and about to drop out of school. See how we changed that.
JOIN US ON SOCIAL MEDIA
It’s #VolunteersWeek and what better time to celebrate and thank the many volunteers who make Kidasha’s work possible! From climbing mountains 🏔 and canoeing down rivers 🛶, to plant sales 🪴 and bake sales 🧁, huge thanks to each and every one of you ✨ https://t.co/AtkcnL2WnA
The COVID-19 situation in #Nepal continues to escalate. Our team on the ground are working tirelessly to reach & protect as many vulnerable children as possible. Please consider supporting our work if you can https://t.co/u0sIEBMska