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June 2013

Despite the Challenges, Youth are Working to End Gender-Based Violence in Nepal

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There are thunderstorms. There is a strike. And there is the hackathon to end gender-based violence in Kathmandu, Nepal—all happening on the same day.

On a rainy Sunday, some participants woke up at 5 a.m. to walk more than 8 miles to get to Trade Tower Business Center, Thapathali—the site of the hackathon.

It’s inspiring and energizing. Read more on End Poverty in South Asia Blog.