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In Dol’s rural village in Nepal, over 60% of mothers suffer from uterine prolapse, and 80% of women never visit a hospital during pregnancy.   Learn how digital tools "relieved [her] of the burden that [she has] been carrying for 25 years.” @World Pulse  #WomenWeavetheWeb

In Dol’s rural village in Nepal, over of mothers suffer from uterine prolapse, and of women never visit a hospital during pregnancy. Learn how digital tools "relieved [her] of the burden that [she has] been carrying for 25 years.

Ever wonder what a READ Center looks like? Volunteer Melanie Avery takes you through a journey in photos in Nepal http://readglobal.org/blog/156-a-journey-in-images

Ever wonder what a READ Center looks like? Volunteer Melanie Avery takes you through a journey in photos in Nepal http://readglobal.org/blog/156-a-journey-in-images

Inspiring rural prosperity in South Asia - a READ Global video. READ Global believes empowering rural communities is critical to alleviating global poverty. READ partners with communities in rural Asia to establish community library and resource centers (READ Centers) as vehicles for social and economic transformation. Each Center provides training programs in four areas: education, economic empowerment, technology and women's empowerment.

READ Global believes empowering rural communities is critical to alleviating global poverty. READ partners with communities in rural Asia to establish commun.

"It's like being blind, if you can't read and write." - Nepali woman  Hear the voices of illiterate women across Nepal in our latest blog post by Sushmita Lama, one of our awesome program associates: http://www.readglobal.org/blog/151-learning-to-read-in-Nepal

A Nepali woman told me that, after having learned to read, she can die happy. She values her education over her belongings since, as she said: “Everyone will die one day leaving behind all possessions, but you can carry what you.

This Nepali community did something unheard of - they raised $86K entirely from local donations to build a library. Read the blog post here from READ Nepal Country Director Sanjana Shrestha: http://www.readglobal.org/blog/171-the-pride-of-nepal-is-in-its-libraries

READ Nepal Country Director Sanjana Shrestha reflects on an important milestone for local philanthropy in Nepal.

Meet Rajendra, a Nepali farmer who tripled his income by learning new agricultural skills at a READ Center @practicalaction http://readglobal.org/our-work/read-nepal/stories-of-empowerment/farming-for-the-future

READ Nepal - Stories of Empowerment - Farming for the Future

These youth from Kailali Nepal are still really excited about their library seven years later! We built the Tikapur READ Center in 2008!

These youth from Kailali Nepal are still really excited about their library seven years later! We built the Tikapur READ Center in

Excited to launch a new READ Center #Library in Pokhariya, Parsa #Nepal! Thanks to our partner @reachouttoasia!

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“Excited to launch a new READ Center in Pokhariya, Parsa Thanks to our partner

Plant diseases destroyed Saligram's crops in rural Nepal several times, leaving his family without enough food. But he learned how to mitigate this and earn extra income via his local library.

Saligram's Story: Saligram Neupane has been a subsistence farmer his whole life, growing grains and vegetables in Chitwan, Nepal to feed his family of seven.

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