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The upcoming arrival of Chinese volunteer teachers to Nepal can help reframe the debate on the role and contributions of international volunteers

KATHMANDU, May 23: Hyun Lee, a Korean Overseas Volunteer (KOV), has helped Bharatpur-based School of Health Science, a vocational training institute, in upgrading its infrastructure under the project “Improvement of Educational Environment for School of Health Science (SOHS) – Make SOHS Great Again”.

KATHMANDU, May 2: 'Prevention of disease and improvement of working environment in Nepal Korea Friendship Hospital' program, which was supported by the Korea International Cooperation Agency (Koica) has been completed.

KATHMANDU, Feb 15: A Korean volunteer has helped the locals of Hetaunda Sub Metropolitan City-12 with the construction of five tunnel houses and dissemination of education of income generation through improvement of farming method.

KATHMANDU, Feb 13: Volunteers from Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) working at Nepal-Korea Municipality Friendship Hospital, Thimi, organized a medical camp in Sudal of Changunarayan on December 7 and February 8.

KATHMANDU, Sept 26: The Korea International Agency (KOICA) of Republic of Korea has agreed to provide Rs 550 million to Nepal the project for enhancing the quality of technical and vocational education and training (TVET) through capacity building of TVET Instructors in Nepal.

KATHMANDU, Aug 21: The Korea International Cooperation Agency (Koica) in coordination with Korea Engineering Consultants Corporation (KECC) has distributed relief materials to the recent flood victims of Nawalparasi, Koica said in a statement Monday.

YONGIN-SI, July 7: A high-level capacity development training on national health insurance kicked off in Yongin-si, South Korea on Wednesday. Several government officials and parliamentarians are participating in the training.

KATHMANDU, April 27: Volunteers from the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) have completed a project on improving the clinical environment and skill advancement at the School of Health Sciences, Chitwan.

KATHMANDU, Jan 22: Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) and Kathmandu University on Sunday signed a Record of Discussion (RoD) of the project "Integrated Rural Development of Nepal through Strengthening Research and Development Capacity of Kathmandu University".

Vice President for Projects and Regional Coordination of Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) Sungho Choi is currently in Nepal to assess the progress of projects run by KOICA, and forge new strategies for the development cooperation with Nepal. Choi spoke to Republica about KOICA activities and future plan for cooperation in Nepal. Excerpts:

KATHMANDU, Sept 20: Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) volunteers have completed the project 'Uninterruptible Computer Lab and Optical Communication Network' at Korea Nepal Institute of Technology (KNIT) in Butwal.

KATHAMNDU, July 21: The United Nations World Food Program (WFP) has welcomed Korea International Cooperation Agency's (KOICA) contribution of US$2 million, which is half the amount of a multi-year contribution, to the Saemaul Zero Hunger Communities Project in Nepal.

KOICA provides financial assistance

July 14, 2016 13:04 pm

CHITWAN, July 14: The Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) has provided financial assistance to the School of Health Science, Bharatpur for the construction of a herbal garden and purchasing a bus for carrying students.