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Learning and relearning

Living in a new place is to have my mind continually broadened, focused, expanded, and nudged in many different directions with each new day. I’m never exactly the same person I was the day before, because I’ve always just gained another new vocab word, untangled another new sentence structure, adjusted to a new cultural habit, deepened my confidence in a new skill, or gotten to know a new friend better. 1,710 more words

Culture And Place

Two Days in Kathmandu

We got into Kathmandu at about 10.30 on Saturday night, but didn’t get to our hotel till about 12.30am due mainly to the shambles that is arrivals at the airport. 669 more words

Travel

One Good Day

Saturday was everything I want and need from study abroad.

Saturday morning when I woke up in Pokhara, a small tourist town in Nepal, people were forming a group to go paragliding. 471 more words

Reflection

Sept 2017 Protest by doctors regarding Cabinet proposal in "malpractice"

“Thrashing” of doctors is a problem

Last week the Nepali cabinet proposed that doctors in Nepal be responsible for compensating the family of any person that dies under their care. 1,175 more words

Medical Volunteer In Nepal

नेपालको स्वास्थ्य सेवा प्रणालीका खम्बा : सामुदायिक महिला स्वास्थ्य स्वयम् सेविका

नेपालमा सामुदायिक महिला स्वास्थ्य स्वयम् सेविका कार्यक्रम विक्रम सम्बत २०४५/ २०४६ सालमा सुरु भएको थियो l सुरुमा २७ जिल्लामा लागू भएको कार्यक्रम बिस्तारै ७५ ओटै जिल्लामा बिस्तार गरिएको थियो l स्वास्थ्य सेवा विभागको २०७३/२०७३ को वार्षिक प्रतिवेदन अनुसार नेपालमा ५१४१६ स्वयम् सेविका कार्यरत छन् जसमध्ये ४६०८८ गाविस स्तर मा कार्यरत छन् भने ५३२८ स्वयम् सेविका नगरपालिका मा कार्यरत छन् l गाविस स्तर मा कार्यरत स्वयम् सेविकाहरू स्थानीय स्वास्थ्य संस्था बाट संचालित हुन्छन् भने नगरपालिका स्तरमा कार्यरत स्वयम् सेविकाहरू नगर मालिका कार्यालय बाट संचालित हुन्छन् l अहिले स्थानीय तहमा नगरपालिका को संख्या मा वृद्धि हुनुको साथै गाविसको सट्टा गाउँ पालिका को अवधारणा आएको अवस्थामा महिला स्वास्थ्य स्वयम् सेविकाको परिचालनमा भावी चुनौतीहरू अवश्य पनि  छन् l… 28 more words

Public Health

Don Williams, Kathmandu and Family

(photo taken from Google)

No sooner had we started this trip to India than the Gentle Giant of Country Music, Mr Don Williams, passed away. I was instantly reminded of another long haul on the hippie trail that re-introduced us to his music. 680 more words

Kathmandu, Nepal

After two full days of travel through three airports and time zones I finally arrived in Kathmandu, Nepal. It was a shock to say the least. 418 more words