Kenya Impact Week Initiative

KENYAVSCOVID19: 2nd Addition to the Virtual Design Thinking Challenge

Reflected by Coaches; Compiled by Suyasha Singh (Corporate Communication Officer, King’s College) After the successful execution of #NEPALVSCOVID19, the first-ever virtual design thinking challenge in the world, right after a week, the coaches and team from King’s College, Nepal joined hands with other international coaches and design thinking experts from Impact Week, for the second…

Crisis Supply Chain of the Agricultural Commodities: Current and Post-Corona Period (Webinar)

By: Kiran Mainali (Moderator), MBA Agribusiness “Nothing beats hunger. Even the contagious virus falls back when the matter is about developing resilience against hunger”: Ever wondered while you are resorting back to your place of security and adhering self-quarantine measure, how the food which is an essential elixir of your existence, is being managed by…

Indigenous Chepang Communities Facing Humanitarian Crisis in the Face of COVID-19

By Biswash Chepang, Program Coordinator, MBA Nonprofit | Agribusiness The Chepang communities with a population of about 68,000, who live in Chitwan, Makawanpur, Dhading and Gorkha districts are one the most marginalized indigenous communities in Nepal. They are also some of the hardest hit by COVID-19 pandemic. The Chepang communities have one of the highest…

Brainfart #2: Are Assumptions Evil?

By Raunak Chaudhari (Lab Master, DoLAB)  Umes Dai (Right Brain, Empowerment Academy) asks a participant during Teach Lab “Why do you look so low?”, to which the participant said, “ASK, don’t ASSUME”. And that is what we have been reminding the participants throughout the workshop. At this point, we as organizers of the workshop have…

Laxmi Group Collaboration

King’s College Collaborates with Laxmi Group P Ltd.

By Sumira Shrestha (Head, Internship and Placement Cell) & Suyasha Singh (Corporate Communication Officer) As another step in the ladder between industry and academia, King’s College signed the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Laxmi Group P. Ltd. on March 03, 2020, with the purpose of working together on harnessing the collaborative opportunities that exist between…