ELAW Partner in Nepal Wins 25 Year Fight for Nature

Mount Everest at sunset.  Prakash has fought to protect glaciers on the world’s highest peak.  (PHOTO: Ashley White) Prakash Mani Sharma is a tireless environmental advocate for communities in Nepal.  Prakash and his organization, the Forum for Protection of Public Interest (Pro Public) have fought for decades to protect Nepal’s unique landscapes, including the...

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Tectonic Migration Shift: Quake Survivors Flee Once-Magnetic Kathmandu for Safety, Connection in Hometowns

The deadly 7.8-magnitude quake that struck the sprawling capital, long the great urban magnet of a largely rural country, destroyed and destabilized homes and workplaces. Now hundreds of thousands of Nepalese who had started new lives in Kathmandu – many of them nursing serious wounds – are packing buses to...

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