Month: April 2015

Earthquake shakes WAWCAS

April’s earthquake in Nepal has upset us all. The center of the earthquake is close to Lamjung – an area where WAWCAS supports many women and their families. Unfortunately, WAWCAS has not been able to get in touch with our employees from Lamjung We are continuously trying to reach them and hope that it will …

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Travel letter: A visit to WAWCAS-projects in Lamjung – an impressive experience

Walter Zahnd, Fontana Foundation In early March my wife and I had the opportunity to visit the Lamjung area for two days together with Nina Billenstein Schriver and Sangeeta Shrestha. During our stay in the area we visited the cooperative goat- and pig-farms and attended meetings with women groups. We were very impressed by what …

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