GLOBAL VILLAGE

49% of the population in Nepal lives in substandard housing. You can help change that.

An experience unlike any other in the world
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CREATE POSITIVE CHANGE

You will have an opportunity to contribute to Habitat Nepal’s work and create positive change in the country.
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LEARN

You will learn about poverty housing, development challenges, and Habitat Nepal’s mission to eradicate them.
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IGNITE PASSION

You will take part in a transformative, lifelong journey that may ignite your passion for making this world a better place.
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EXPERIENCE

You will experience the Nepali culture, language, and social practices while offering solidarity to homeowners with Global Village members of all backgrounds, ethnicity, and religions.
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Welcome

Arrive in Kathmandu where Habitat Nepal’s GV team will greet you and you’ll meet your group. You’ll learn more about Habitat Nepal’s work across Nepal over dinner.

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Learn

We will leave the hustle and bustle of Kathmandu and travel towards Habitat Nepal’s work sites. During your travel, you will get an opportunity to learn and see more about Nepali life and also experience the rich culture of the country.

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Meet & Build

You will head out to the building site and introduced to the family and community you will be serving by Habitat Nepal team. There will also be an orientation about the work and safety.

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Build, build and build

Roll up your sleeves and get ready to break a sweat! You will be spending the day in the build site building along with the homeowner. Habitat engineers and staff will be present on site to guide you along the way and help you ask questions or interact with the family and community members throughout the day.

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Celebrate

Spend the morning by putting the finishing touch to the house before enjoying a farewell ceremony celebrating the week’s accomplishment with the homeowner.

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Goodbyes

After saying goodbyes, we head back to Kathmandu to explore the local markets and Durbars (Palace). From here on, you can continue your adventures in Nepal independently or bid farewell and a time to look forward to your next visit to Nepal.

“For me, it’s always been about two things, perspective and the people. Perspective of what the majority of the world looks like and meeting new people. I love meeting people. After each of these trips, I feel like I gain a lot more than what I gave.”
– Aditi Bisen
Global Village team leader, Singapore
“For me, it’s always been about two things, perspective and the people. Perspective of what the majority of the world looks like and meeting new people. I love meeting people. After each of these trips, I feel like I gain a lot more than what I gave.”
– Aditi Bisen
Global Village team leader, Singapore

Every hand makes a difference

Engage in a transformational experience by joining a group in offering solidarity to families building their homes in Nepal.

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Every hand makes a difference

Engage in a transformational experience by joining a group in offering solidarity to families building their homes in Nepal.

JOIN NOW