Tag Archives: Stephen Muldoon

SIRC is 15 years old

It all started in April 2002, when Kanak Mani Dixit with his wife Shanta, gathered a group of forward-thinking friends to create a fledging SIRC – a centre that would provide holistic rehabilitation to those affected by spinal cord in … Continue reading

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Fellowship Award for Fiona!

Livability International could not have said it better! “CONGRATULATIONS Fi Stephenson on receiving your Fellowship Award tonight from the Royal College of Nursing (RCN). The RCN Fellowships are awarded to nurses who have made an outstanding contribution to the advancement … Continue reading

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Who is Livability International anyway?

Over the past few years, I have talked a lot about Livability International’s Stephen & Maggie Muldoon, and their work over the past 20 years in South East Asia, building capacity at the many organizations they have partnered closely with. … Continue reading

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Teamwork is where it is at

SIRC goes from strength to strength, recognizing the need to build on the unique culture that has been an integral part of SIRC’s success since it first opened it’s doors in 2002.  You really got to hand it to them, … Continue reading

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Importance of community

This article is taken from Livability International‘s blog, featuring the great work of Stephen and Maggie Muldoon in Nepal at the Spinal Injury Rehabilitation Centre (SIRC) and in Bangladesh at the Centre for the Rehabilitation of the Paralysed (CRP). When … Continue reading

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Valerie Taylor – an inspiration

One can’t really speak of the paralysed in Asia without mentioning Valerie.  She is known as the Mother Theresa of  the paralysed and rightly so. Valerie Taylor is a British born physiotherapist and philanthropist, living in  Dhaka, Bangladesh since the … Continue reading

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14th Annual ASCoN Conference, Kathmandu

Forgive me for my tardy report on the 14th Annual ASCoN Conference, held here in Kathmandu December 3rd to 5th, 2015.  Between sporadic internet connections, it was a week of much to do and a grant application deadline in the … Continue reading

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