Category : Nepal Friendship Society Club

An Earth Week to Remember: Celebrations from Guatemala to India

This past April, Play for Peace clubs around the world celebrated Earth Week by taking part in the 2019 Play for Peace Global Games. Working with more than 700 children over the course of the week, our clubs explored what it means to be a leader when you feel connected to the earth.

Nepal Friendship Society Recognized by Bharatpur Metro Municipality City Council

The Nepal Friendship Society was awarded a certificate of recognition for outstanding contributions to the sanitation sector in the first City Council of Bharatpur Metropolitan Municipality. Birendra Poudel, chairperson of Nepal Friendship Society,…

#PFPGlobalUnity: Nepal Friendship Society

The children of the Nepal Friendship Society stay incredibly busy - especially during the Compassion Games. During the Global Unity Games, youth from all over Chitwan, Nepal, participated in special events to celebrate their diversity, their belief…

#PFPGlobalUnity: Birendra Poudel Honored at WARP Summit

“I am a simple citizen. My contribution could be small, but even the impossible can be possible if we all work together." Birendra Poudel is the founder and chairperson of the Nepal Friendship Society as well as a certified Play for Peace trainer.…

#EarthWeek Recap: Nepal Friendship Society

This year’s Compassion Games Earth Week has finished successfully with Play for Peace clubs joining hands to honor Mother Earth across the world through a series of activities in end of April. One of the clubs engaged in this meaningful event is…

Nepal Friendship Society promotes Unity and Inclusion During World Interfaith Harmony Week

In Nepal, World Interfaith Harmony Week coincided with Vasant Panchami, a holiday marking the beginning of Spring. Nepal Friendship Society ushered in the new season with Saraswati Puja, a festival in honor of the eponymous goddess. Amongst other…

Giving Games Recap: Nepal

The Giving Games were in full swing in Nepal this past month. Between the Global Peace Youth Corps club in Kathmandu, and the Nepal Friendship Society Peace Club in Bharatpur, almost 1,000 children were able to participate this year. The…

2016 In Review: Nepal

There are just a couple of days left in the #Raise1ToPlayAs1 campaign and we want to use today's blog to reflect on the accomplishments of the clubs in Nepal. A country plagued by a decade-long civil war, Nepal still faces lingering political…