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Sign Petition To Support Tibet/ Pressure China

An International Day of Action has been declared for Monday – thousands of people in cities across the world will march to Chinese embassies and consulates to deliver our petition! SIGN TIBET PETITION – CLICK HERE ————- Dear friends, After decades of repression, the Tibetan people are crying out to the

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Fallen RPCVs

Fellow Nepal RPCVs, There has been some discussion on the RPCV leaders’ listserv recently about a website that was started several years ago to honor PCVs who died while serving (http://www.fpcv.org/fallen_pcvs.htm). Some of the stories about the PCVs there are very moving.  I noticed that there are several Nepal PCVs on

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Editors Wanted … Group Pages Available

If you have something to share with our Friends of Nepal community – a rolodex of group members … a funny story … events of interest to us … insight from a recent trip to Nepal… please contact us and we can sign you up as an editor after an extensive

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Kathmandu Valley Art Show In NYC – March 14

Greetings, Peace Corps saathi haru, and Namaste!I am very excited to let you all know (or at least remind you) that the Rubin Museum of Art’s Nepal exhibition, From the Land of the Gods: Art of the Kathmandu Valley opens this coming Friday, March 14th! The RPCV at RMA program

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Tika Karki Memorial Micro Grants Program

Friends of Nepal is pleased to announce its new Tika Karki Memorial micro-grants program which can provide up to $500 for an organization in Nepal (we will match up to $250). The micro-grants program contributes match funding to projects which RPCVs recommend and support. RPCVs should recommend organizations or community

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Friends of Burkina Faso Request

From NPCA… I’m writing because Friends of Burkina Faso needs your help! Recently the Peace Corps Polyglot posted a blurb about our participation in America’s Giving Challenge, a fundraising competition in collaboration with Global Giving, the Case Foundation and Parade Magazine. The blog link is: http://peacecorpsconnect.typepad.com/peacecorpspolyglot/2008/01/10-5-minutes-50.html The facts are simple:

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Peace Corps Career Fair February 29

Dear RPCV affiliate groups: The next Peace Corps RPCV Career Event in Washington, DC, is coming right up! We are now registering RPCVs for this FREE four-day event, which will take place Tuesday, February 26 through Friday, February 29. Highlights of this FREE event include

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