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Family in front of their destroyed home.

Women Rebuilding Their Communities-Updated

September 25, 2015

In Bakreswori, a village in Gorkha, 80% of homes were destroyed in the April earthquake. Now it is the site of EDWON’s first reconstruction project. Our primary concern is to provide a dry, warm temporary home for every needy family;…Read More

An Arduous Journey

September 21, 2015

ADWAN’s community partners in Bakreswori have been the focus of much of our earthquake reconstruction efforts after the earthquakes and aftershocks destroyed more than 80% of homes in this area. On Saturday evening, after roads were obstructed for several weeks…Read More