Last year, GET-Nepal was succeed to reach more than 1600 family members with $20,000 to distribute the ration for minimum wage-workers and 500 more pregnant women and new mother nutritional food basket. Nepal was just about to recover from the huge economic crisis but again the the devastating COVID-19 situation currently Nepal is experiencing a deadly surge in COVID-19.
Nepal is under strict lock-down following the extended dates to control the number of coronavirus cases . There are 535,525 corona cases and 6,845 have lost their lives till date. (May 27, 2021). The never ending lock down will put every poor people at high risk of health issues or even death from malnutrition and starvation moreover to pregnant women, new mothers, and their children. Last year, 56 new mothers died during first lock down; 60,000 pregnant women got deprived of healthcare and this lock down is no different as cases surges of new COVID -19 variant. There are 11 pregnant women and 2 new mother tested covid positive in Paropakar Maternity & Women’s Hospital, Thapathali which is one of many news arise daily. Hence, GET-Nepal is doing a nutritional food distributions specially to avoid hunger and health deprivation.
WE ARE DISTRIBUTING THE NUTRITIOUS FOOD BASKET TO PREGNANT AND NEW MOTHER
What Nutritious food Basket contains?
- Wheat flour-5kg
- Green Lentils-2kg
- Mustard oil-1 ltr
- Ajwain-200 grm
- Ghee-1 ltr
- Hand soap-1 pc
- Sanitiser-1 pc
HOW CAN YOU HELP?
Each Nutritional Basket cost: Nrs. 3500 ($30)
You can donate via:
Bank Transfer: Nabil Bank Limited, Account no. 0301017500948, Girls Empowered by Travel-Nepal