MCC Photo/Luke Reesor-Keller

Often in MCC-supported projects, local farmers are chosen to test new techniques and share them with friends and neighbors. Sumina Chepang, shown with her mother Khisna Maya Chepang, was selected by the mother’s group in her village of Benighat in Dhading District to be a model farmer. She attends vegetable cultivation training sessions and brings her new knowledge back to share with the group. Read more about how MCC works to address hunger in Nepal.

This story reflects our work in Nepal before the April 25th earthquake. Before the quake, one part of MCC’s work in Nepal was promoting local, nutritious food. We will be supporting some of these same partners in our earthquake relief. 

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