Ambika Adhikari: Nepalese Professor at Arizona State University

Monday, June 18th, 2012

Ambika Adhikari has been a faculty associate at Arizona State University since 2003.  He is also a Senior Planner with the SRPMIC- Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community- a sovereign Native American tribe located in the metropolitan Phoenix area.  He has over 25 years of professional and academic experience in countries such as Nepal, the United [...]

Regional Cooperation Framework for Conservation in the Kailash Sacred Landscape -India, China and Nepal

Wednesday, December 22nd, 2010

Nagarkot/Kathmandu, Nepal Representatives from China, India and Nepal have developed a draft Regional Cooperation Framework for conservation and sustainable development of the Kailash Sacred Landscape. The Landscape covers the area linked culturally and geographically to the sacred mountain — also known as Kang Rinpoche, Gangrenboqi Feng, and Kailasa Parvata – which spreads across all three [...]

Bill And Melinda Foundation Fund Health Study In Nepal

Wednesday, December 22nd, 2010

By Julie Steenhuysen CHICAGO | Tue Dec 21, 2010 5:23pm EST CHICAGO (Reuters) – Children in rural Nepal whose mothers were given iron and folic acid supplements during pregnancy were smarter, more organized and had better fine motor skills than children whose mothers did not get them, U.S. researchers said on Tuesday. They said ensuring [...]

Student from Arlington volunteers at Nepal orphanage

Wednesday, December 1st, 2010

Jeanna Hamlett (pictured on the right) in Nepal with others in the Volunteer Alliance program. By BERTHA SCHUCHMANN Published: Monday, November 29, 2010 10:06 AM CST ARLINGTON — Jeanna Hamlett, daughter of Matt and Jana Hamlett of Arlington, with others, has returned home after spending six weeks in Nepal under the Volunteer Alliance program. Others [...]

Nepal unveils national adaptation plan to address climate Change

Wednesday, December 1st, 2010

Nepal, one of the least developed Himalayan countries battling climate change, has released a national adaptation plan for climate change. Nepal’s prime minister, Madhav Kumar, launched the plan this month (4 November). It was prepared by the country’s ministry of environment and forests, following two years of extensive consultations with grassroots environmental organisations, farmers, donors [...]