Last year, we have received support from over 60 churches and fellowships, 10 Christian organizations, as well as over 300 individuals, raising up to HKD 6 million for the relief work in Nepal. Thanks to you and your support, together with 8 Nepal partners, we have launched 19 relief projects in 10 of the quake-effected areas...
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[ePrayer - Pray for victims of human trafficking in Nepal]
Nepal is a high-risk country for trafficking. Female make up 86% of the total number of trafficking victims (12,000 annually) from Nepal. This is because they are especially vulnerable due to limited economic opportunities, illiteracy or low education, and low socioeconomic and cultural status. Nepali girls face dangers of being sold and transported across borders to neighboring countries like India, where there is high demand for cheap girls for sexual slavery...
With no official assistance to provide proper roads, water supply and medical care, the marginalised communities in Dhading’s mountainous areas live a desperate existence, and are often vulnerable to skin diseases, diarrhoea and fever. CEDAR’s partner Shanti Nepal helps raise villagers’ awareness of health and hygiene, improve health care and basic medical facilities, generate income for better food security and build up support networks through community health and education programme.