Capacity development, learning, change, poverty/power/progress
I believe in peoples' ability to change. Although people can only change themselves, they can be supported to do it.
See my first blog for more details.
What is inspiring or unique about the place?
It all started over 50 years ago with a teacher who volunteered his services to the community for 25 years. He is over 90 years old now. His son, who they lovingly refer to as "Guru" (right in the picture), has followed in his footsteps, gradually building a team of likeminded people in the community. They run an amazing nursery, school and college, and many lifelong learning programs - for instance, when we…Continue
Posted by Lucia Nass on June 5, 2018 at 6:00
Based on an interview with a local governance advisor in Kathmandu, Nepal
What was most interesting about what I heard in this interview?
We have peace in nepal now, and a new constitution that has the most far reaching form of local autonomy and respect for diversity in Asia. Now how do we redefine 'peace'? He always gets bogged down into these kind of discussions. Wants to come together with other professonals to volontarily contribute experience…Continue
Posted by Lucia Nass on May 21, 2018 at 16:00