Camp Situation / super hot today / slight aftershock early evening

Interesting to see how people arrange themselves with the given situation: cook together, talk, walk around and create play optionen for their children. The camp is situated at the main entrance of the Royal Palace which is now a museum. The tents are located at an area that beIongs to the police. Never in my…

“Hi”, “Hi” “So what are you actually doing right now??????” “Oh I have lice from them, this is why their hair is short.” / interesting concept: revised logic??? /pure panic in my face and instand scratching guaranteed

I walked around and catched a view in the tent. Just like that, just to say hi basically, which I also did. I almost didn’t wanted to disturb that close connection between the child and the young woman, a connection that worked without any words, very natural,organic almost and very relaxed but with very obvious…

On my way to work / Could get used to this service 

Every morning Raj is picking me up with his scooter and drops me at the tend. He is also picking me up. Very nice!!! Our journey takes us through the most narrow (!!!) ways and is about 30 min. long. I enjoy it a lot as I can see so many things on our little…

Nepali Children / Mahila Tatha Organisation 

Today was a very special day. I met 10+ beautiful children and a great woman who runs the orphanage – her daughter is currently helping as well. Their house is kaputt as well and they are staying in a tend provided by the China Foundation for Poverty Alleviation – Humanitarian Aid for Nepal earthquake. I…

My new job / 11 orphans waiting for me 

Before I came to Kathmandu it was my goal to find an NGO to do some volunteer work. The lady form my guest house helped me with my search. We took some time to find the right Chinese tends but we were successful: I will support a group by taking care of 11 orphans. Briefing…

Donations / Nepal

Donation – I am working on a way with the lady who runs the guest house to collect donations to buy things for the villages. Her truck with rice is blocked in the mountains  since the 2 earthquake –  on the way to a remote village. Apparently government received a lot of donations so far,…