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Earthquake Update 7 May 2015

Our office re-opened on Sunday, 3rd May 2015 after the big earthquake that rocked central Nepal on 25th April 2015. As expected not all staffs were able to resume office on that day as the aftershocks measuring over 4 rector scales are still going on and all of us are still nervous some more than .. read more

Earthquake Update 2 May 2015

There are many staff and producers who live in the neighbourhood of KTS. There were 12 staff and producers whose houses were damaged by the earthquake. Out of which 10 houses were uninhabitable and 2 had cracks. Fortunately there weren’t any injuries or casualties. It was heartbreaking to see the destruction caused by the earthquake .. read more

On May 3rd, 2015, posted in: Latest News by 1 Comment

Nepal 7.8 Earthquake update – 1 May 2015

Yesterday, 1 May 2015 we visited our Knitwear Group Leaders at small town of Thecho and Sano Gaun to meet artisans affected by the earthquake. We met with 13 artisans whose home had been damaged and were uninhabitable. The damages were mostly to the houses made with bricks and mud. Some of the houses’ walls .. read more

On May 2nd, 2015, posted in: Latest News by 2 Comments

Nepal 7.8 Earthquake Update

Dear Friend and well wisher, Namaste and greetings! The 7.8 earthquake that hit Nepal on Saturday, 25 April 2015 at 11:56 am has caused wide spread destruction as you all have already heard the news. Numerous messages of concern, prayers and support have flown in from our friends and well wishers from all over the .. read more

On April 29th, 2015, posted in: Latest News by 5 Comments

Free Eye and Women’s Health Check-up and Treatment Camp

Dear Friends, Namaste and Greetings from Kumbeshwar Technical School and Kumbeshwar Trading Centre. We are pleased to inform you that today, 31st May 2014, we have successfully conducted a free women’s health and eye check up and treatment camp. 224 people including students, staff, producers and members of the local community had their eyes checked,of .. read more

On May 31st, 2014, posted in: Latest News by

Producer Design Competition

The interaction and design competition is organised every year to celebrate World Fair Trade Day. This year we made a giant slipper with all the swatches submitted by our knitwear producers. We will be presenting awards to the winners of the design competition in our ‘School Annual Day’ programme this October. Look out for when .. read more

On May 14th, 2014, posted in: Latest News by

Fair Trade Day Prabhat Pheri Rally

Here are just a few photos of the Prabhat Pheri Rally organised by Fair Trade Group Nepal on the occasion of World Fair Trade Day, in Kathmandu, Nepal…

On May 11th, 2014, posted in: Latest News by

Nepali New Year 2071

Take a look our primary school children performing in a cultural programme to celebrate the Nepali New Year 2071…    

On April 13th, 2014, posted in: Latest News by

Market Exposure Programme to Japan

An invitation from People Tree, Japan- Satyendra Khadgi and Rabina (Rina) Shakya participated in the Market Exposure Programme. Take a look at the pictures…

On December 10th, 2013, posted in: Latest News by

KTS products are now Fair Trade Guaranteed by WFTO

We are proud to announce that KTS products are now Fair Trade Guaranteed by WFTO. To find out more about the guarantee system visit www.wfto.com

On September 15th, 2013, posted in: Latest News by