Dr Meena with our founder Dr Kate Yarrow Santosh teaching in the community Santosh studying Medical & nursing students, doctors and trustees

Doctors for Nepal

Org #6860
Vetted since 2017
2010
year founded
$10,504
raised on GlobalGiving
1
year fundraising
0
projects funded

Mission

Doctors for Nepal helps to improve healthcare in rural Nepal by providing scholarships to under-privileged medical and nursing students from impoverished backgrounds, supporting them while working in isolated rural Nepal after graduation, funding their further training, and supporting rural healthcare projects. Once qualified, the students are contracted to return to a rural region of Nepal for between two and four years, to provide vital medical care to isolated communities. Much of rural Nepal has fewer than 1 doctor per 100,000 population and people can walk for days over some of the world's most challenging terrain to reach basic healthcare. The standard of healthcare in rural Nepa... read more

Projects (1)

 
Project Leaders
Cesca Eaton
Cesca Eaton
Team
Cesca Eaton
Organization Information
Highwell
The Drove
Hamsey, East Sussex BN8 5TD
United Kingdom
+44 (0)7768 980960

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE ID #6442032751
Organization Information
Highwell
The Drove
Hamsey, East Sussex BN8 5TD
United Kingdom
+44 (0)7768 980960

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE ID #6442032751

Project Reports

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Feb 26, 2019
Doctors for Nepal Trustees visit our doctors and students
In December 2018, our founder, Dr Kate Yarrow, treasurer, Nigel Lewers, and administrator, Cesca Eaton, went to Kathmandu for the annual Trustee visit.  It is very important for us to stay...
Nov 29, 2018
News from Dr Lalit and Dr Nahakul
Namaste! We are pleased to report that Dr lalit continues to work hard at his postgraduate studies in Cairo, although he is still finding communication extremely difficult.  "All communication...
Sep 4, 2018
News from Lalit, Nahakul and Dhanendra
Namaste, Lalit is now fully immersed in his postgraduate studies in Cairo, Egypt, thanks to your generous donations. He has settled in extremely well despite finding the language very difficult....
 
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