Entries by Asia Pacific PDSA

Global Peace Foundation Nepal is Awarded by Prime Minister for Continuous Environmental Work

  Some five hundred Nepalese gathered in Kathmandu as the Office of the Prime Minister and Council of Ministers awarded the Global Peace Foundation (GPF)-Nepal on August 6, 2015 for its continuous efforts in rehabilitating Nepal’s main waterway, the Bagmati River, through the Bagmati River Clean-up Mega Campaign. The Chief Secretary of Government of Nepal, […]

Call for Volunteers Advancing UN SDGs

Lex Rieffel | September 30, 2015 9:30am SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT NEEDS ORGANIZED VOLUNTEERS Last week, world leaders agreed on an ambitious set of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) for 2030. Fully costed, the price tag for achieving these goals over the next 15 years will run into the trillions of dollar, however. The implication is that everyone […]

Help Build 500 Shelters in Nepal

The “Shelter of Hope” Campaign, initiated by ‪#‎RiseNepal‬, a youth driven volunteer effort supported by the Global Peace Foundation and the Asian Pacific Peace and Development Service Alliance, has a goal to build 1,000 temporary shelters for these families. We’ve built 500, but need your help to build the remaining 500. $125 covers the cost of […]

Shelter of Hope

Roshani Bogati Sarki, a class 9 student of Shree Shringery Community School, Lamatar, lives with her mom, Ganga and Rami her younger sister in a makeshift tent after the 7.8 magnitude earthquake made their house inhabitable. “The makeshift tent made out of tarpaulins temporarily shelters us but we don’t know how long it will stay […]