BRAC featured in the Vancouver Sun

As many of you know, once I finish my work at SIRC come the end of April 2014, I will be heading to Dhaka to work with an organization called BRAC.  Bill & Chris Malcolm kindly let me know there was an article in the Vancouver Sun newspaper on BRAC’s push to create a Global Fund for Education (similar to the approach take to eradicate AIDS). I am reminded how fortunate I am to be accepted for work experience in such an inspiring organization.

About Kate Coffey

After 25+ years in the investment management industry, I packed in my job and spent 2014 living and working in Nepal and Bangladesh, and visited some other places in between. It took me on a journey I did not expect, had me fall in love with Nepal and it's people, and become inspired at the work of Spinal Injury Rehabilitation Centre (SIRC) located 2 hours east of Kathmandu in the Sanga foothills. Since 2014, I have continued my warm relationship with SIRC and worked closely with my friends there in the aftermath of the 2015 earthquakes to date. This blog initially started out as a travelogue of sorts to keep friends and family worldwide updated while I was off on my travels in 2014. Since then it has morphed into a life story of the many places I have lived and worked and of the wonderful people I have met along the way. I hope you enjoy.
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