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I was punched in the gut by STOP Girl Trafficking

Rafferty is hoping to keep another 50 Nepali girls safe in school for a year.

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Big improvements at Sambhota Tibetan School

High in the hills outside of Darjeeling, life just got a little easier for the refugee kids at Sambhota Tibetan School.

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Girls saving girls, part 2: Bimala

Young women once at risk of being trafficked are now role models. And they’re helping other girls, not only in the classroom, but empowering them to stand up to pressures that would take them out of school.

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Girls saving girls, part 1: Samjhana

One of the most amazing results of our STOP Girl Trafficking (SGT) project is Dr. Aruna’s Uprety's army of SGT graduates! Young women once at risk of being trafficked are now role models.

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Higher education for Tibetans: A journey of hope

Sonam Yangchen is one of our newest scholars, from the 80 4 80 fund we started to make the dream of a college education possible for more young Tibetan refugees.

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And the winners are...

After the earthquakes and the ongoing fuel crisis, it was heartening to see the students come back and compete. The children marched with respect and strength and showed us that the school is back and standing tall.

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Safe again at Namgyal Middle School

Renovations are almost complete at the earthquake damaged Namgyal Middle School for Tibetan refugee children.

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Back in Sindhupalchowk: new books, new school!

After the earthquake, AHF delivers supplies to the badly damaged Krisha Ratna Ganga High School.

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Mime over matter

AHF's Bruce Moore explores the resiliency of Upper Mustang in the face of a devastating earthquake.

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Forecast: 80 degrees and sunny

As a tribute to His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s 80th birthday, AHF started the 80 4 80 program to send 80 Tibetans to earn a college degree. Here are some of their stories.

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