[English Follows]






E-meet Altap Dauwar.

Although he is only 18, Altap has been identified as a focal person by his community in coordinating the reconstruction of his village Bhimtar 7 in Shindhuplachok. He regularly meets representatives of various NGOs involved in the reconstruction of his village, and helps coordinate their activities.

Altap has 3 brothers and 3 elder sisters: his sisters were buried under the rubble of their home but were later rescued. His parents, however, perished in the earthquake.

Altap is a black belt in Marshal art and good at football and volleyball. He is also good dancer and won an award in a dancing competition in school.

“I live in Nepal. Nepal is very poor and vulnerable to earthquakes. I would like to motivate the young kids in my village, clean our village, and make it a leading community in Nepal.”