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UNOCHA Nepal Country Profile (25 Jan 2017)

Nepal Country Profile (25-01-17) INFOGRAPHIC from UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs Published on 25 Jan 2017 Download PDF (405.46 KB) Key Figures 28.5 million population (2015 ) 51% Female 49% Male 25.2% poverty headcount ratio at national poverty lines (% of population 2010) 23% of all disasters

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Open Letter from over 2600 RPCVs to President Trump

More than 2600 RPCVs from countries around the world signed a letter to President Trump affirming the Peace Corps values of respecting and learning about people and cultures different from our own, engaging in open and inclusive dialogue, and developing trust with local counterparts. The letter is no longer accepting signatures,

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Museum of the Peace Corps Experience

For more than a decade and a half, a small group of RPCVs, mostly located in the Portland area, have been working on developing a Museum of the Peace Corps Experience, devoted to sharing the Peace Corps experience with the larger American public. The goal is to serve the Third

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Peace Corps Connect is coming up!

Peace Corps Connect is the Peace Corps community’s annual conference hosted by the National Peace Corps Association (NPCA) and its affiliate groups to connect, advocate and impact. This year, it will be held in Washington, DC on September 21 to 25. The featured speaker is Nobel Laureate and Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf.

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Where did the donations to Nepal go?

Charity Navigator has put together a useful report on which charities responded to the April 2015 earthquake and how. Friends of Nepal was not asked for our information, but you can see what other charities have been doing here.

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