Seven Women

Empowering Women Through Skills Training and Employment

The Nuwakot Village

After months of preparation and planning we have finally set up a Seven Women branch in a remote village in Nuwakot, a district north of Kathmandu. It’s part of our … Continue reading

May 26, 2014 · Leave a comment

Our Not-For-Profit Organisation

We got a question from Kevin yesterday asking about our work as a not-for-profit organisation, and we thought it was a great topic to raise in a post. Kevin’s question: … Continue reading

May 13, 2014 · Leave a comment

Fair Trade- A Brief Explanation

Saturday marked the beginning of Fair Trade Fortnight, a celebration of all things fair and ethical in Australia and New Zealand. As a fair trade organisation Seven Women is delighted … Continue reading

May 5, 2014 · 1 Comment

Our Rural Plan

You may have seen this picture on one of our social media sites: We have helped over 600 women in Kathmandu find skills, education and employment. However, the remoteness of … Continue reading

April 28, 2014 · 8 Comments

Pictures: Felt Lessons

Look at what Steph found! These photos are from 2012. They were taken by Sangita while the group learned to make felt hats and slippers. This is from Steph: “The … Continue reading

April 22, 2014 · Leave a comment

2013 in Pictures

2013 was another huge year for Seven Women. Here’s some of the highlights! As the year ends and we look forward to the next, we want to thank all the … Continue reading

December 30, 2013 · 1 Comment

Attitude towards disability in Nepal

Although Nepal is widely known as a multi-cultural country, about 80% of its total population follow Hinduism. Hindu scriptures have a large influence on Nepalese people’s attitude and knowledge  towards … Continue reading

August 12, 2013 · Leave a comment

Disability in Nepal

Nepal has a sizable portion of its population that is marginalized, excluded and discriminated on the basis of caste, creed,  class, gender, ethnicity, and geographic location.  Individuals with disabilities are … Continue reading

August 9, 2013 · Leave a comment

Cultural insights into Nepal

68.2 % of persons with disabilities in Nepal have no education. Among the disabled male population, 59.6 % have had no education, while a whopping 77.7 % of disabled females … Continue reading

March 1, 2013 · Leave a comment

From little things, big things grow!

Donations to set up the Seven Women centre Seven Women has been collecting sheets, towels and bedding for our new transition centre for women in desperate circumstances in Nepal. The supplies … Continue reading

February 26, 2013 · Leave a comment



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