Eileen was the lady who first invited Anna to set up Women Without Roofs. Nepal Leprosy Fellowship has just celebrated their 25th anniversary and produced a book to commemorate the legacy of Eileen. This is a copy of Anna’s contribution to the book. I first met Eileen in 2004 at the International Church in Kathmandu. […]Read More A Memorial to Eileen Lodge
WWR enjoyed another successful committee meeting today. We had some tricky issues to discuss and we hope we made some good plans to deal with them. I’ll write more about these issues in our next newsletter.Read More Sometimes tricky situations can unite a team
Dare I mention it? Is the Covid crisis over for Nepal? I certainly hope so. Case numbers have stabilised, and there are less than ten deaths each day. Questions remain about the reliability of these numbers, though.Read More After monsoon ☔ and after Covid. A time for new beginnings?
Come with me to kathmandu I am delighted to let you know that I have just signed a publishing contract with Authentic Media for a book about Christian women in Nepal. The book will be released towards the end of 2022. ‘Come with me to Kathmandu’ will contain twelve chapters, six of which I have […]Read More The publisher said yes!
Just over two weeks ago, our residential ladies moved to a new women’s home. It’s perfect for us and has fantastic views. Here are some shots that Bina took from the office on the first floor. The landlord at our previous home gave us notice a few months ago as he wanted to sell his […]Read More Look at our new home!
We are pleased that Subhadra, one of the women we currently support and herself a single mother, will be joining Bina in Nepal as her new assistant. She will help with running errands and visiting and encouraging the other ladies we support. Subhadra has been a single mother for a long time, her husband didn’t […]Read More A new assistant in Nepal
Whilst in Kathmandu Renee & Terry also had the opportunity to visit the Cyrene Sewing project that we support. Visiting the Cyrene sewing project is a delight and a joy. On the whole, the ladies are quite young, very enthusiastic and quick to learn. The teacher has excellent sewing skills. The ladies learn how to measure, […]Read More Renee writes about Cyrene
We are growing all the time and take on the support of new women frequently. This is the moving story of the latest woman we have taken on: She has three children aged 15,13 and 10. They are originally from Rolpa. They came to Kathmandu 7 years ago. Her husband went to Malaysia for work […]Read More New Woman
The Bible Society is featuring Women Without Roofs in its Nepal Christmas resource pack. This year will be the first time that Nepalis will be legally allowed to celebrate Christmas. In the last twelve months the nation has become a federal democratic republic and now offers equal recognition to all the country’s religions. To mark […]Read More Bible Society features WWR