Tag Archives: Nepal

Partnering for Stronger Communities !

Last month, Mr. Stefan Voinea , Director of Gazeta de Sud, Romania visited Nepal under the Partnering for Stronger Communities Grants Program for Community Solutions Program Alumni. Mr. Voinea and our director Ms. Anita Thapa are Community Solutions Programs Alumni, a program of the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs of the U.S. Department of State, and implemented […]

We are looking for 8 volunteers to join Civic Schools Team

Civic Schools is an initiative of Sambhawana that provides schools with a framework for rigorously assessing and improving their civic education offerings through curricular and extra-curricular activities as well as opportunities for youth voice in decision making. Using a collaborative process that brings together youth and adults, we help schools think creatively about how to […]

Civics our way !

With an aim to  help schools think creatively about how to improve their civic health and achieve their civic mission, Civic Schools completed this year’s 16 weeks course at Bal Byabasahi School and running on 15th week at Sudesha High School. We provided schools with a framework for rigorously assessing and improving their civic education […]

Doing Democracy

It is always nice to be able to create a platform for young people and work together. While we were running school program in secondary and higher secondary schools, it was an idea developed there to bring together adolescents and youth from different schools and learn and share civics.

Civic Schools is growing

As our third site, Sudesha High School from Nakhhu, Lalitpur joins Civic Schools. We are so thrilled that 100 students ( 7th, 8th ang 9th graders) attended our first info session. Like in other schools, we started our day with name game where by we used arts to display our names and one thing that […]

Celebrate leadership

Our second week started with reading the blog written by Samjhana who volunteered last week to write the first piece of HEMS journal. She wrote about children’s day with such a nice art. It was interesting to learn that kids love celebration of days and they value it so much.

And Civic Schools begins !

With little hangover of Dashain and excitement of Tihar, we started our first round of Civic Schools at HEMS School in Kathmandu. The purpose of this session was to introduce students to Civic Schools. The goal of Civic Schools is to improve the school community by expanding opportunities for civic engagement and learning by all […]