Tuberculosis

First case detected in Siraha Rajpur Dulari Yadava 50 year’s old woman Rajpur-3, Siraha had 6 months continuous coughing, with the evening rise of temperature and night sweating in the beginning one month. She also had severe chest and stomach pain. She lost more than 10 kg of body weight … Read more…

Income Generation

When BNMT staff met with Kamal, he was unemployed and living in a village in Surkhet district in Mid-Western Nepal. During the initial discussion we were able to find out that like countless young men from rural areas in Nepal, seven months back he had migrated to Malaysia for work … Read more…

Tailoring Centre: A source of Income

Twenty one year old Ram Jani Chaudhary (Tharu) is from Kolhapur, Banke district and comes from a family with seven children. She was unable to continue her studies because of her big family and started to work with her father as a labourer at a construction site where her earning … Read more…

The Orientation has provided the Courage for me to Speak Out

Mr. Hari Bahadur Rajbanshi from Morang district went to Mumbai, India in search of a job where he worked for 10 years. During his stay in Mumbai, he started to visit brothels and engage in sexual activities during his leisure time thus, making him a prime target for HIV infection. … Read more…

Tailoring training has changed my life

Mrs. Indira Biswakarma age 38 is from a dalit community. A widow, she has two sons and at the same time is looking after her elderly mother in law. When BNMT came into contact with Indira, she was working as a daily wage labourer since she has a heavy debt … Read more…

Rights Based Approach and Life Skills

In many cases, young people are the main change agents in their communities. Therefore in many project interventions, BNMT Nepal works with and through local youth groups in getting messages related to health across to the community. This particular case study is about providing life skills orientation to a local … Read more…

TB strikes twice

Krishna Bahadur BK is 36 and from the Bharatpur municipality.  He has 2 children; a 9 year old daughter and an 11 year old son.  He is currently living with his daughter.  Unfortunately his wife left him a year ago and is now remarried. During this difficult year he has … Read more…

Early Diagnosis Could Save

Rajnisha Sada is the 8 year old son of Mr Raj Deve Sada and Tetari Devi Sada and lives in Ram Gopalpur-3, Mahottari. He had a 30 day history of cough, fever, night sweats and weight loss.  His parents took him to Bairginiya to see a doctor.  He was given … Read more…

Way to DOTS

Dil Bahadur Rai, 50, lives in Ithari Municipality-2 (Budhasubba chowk) in Sunsari district, E Nepal. He lives with his wife in a house built from mud and bamboo. He collects firewood for a living from the nearby forest and sells it at the local market. He walks more than ten … Read more…