About Karuna

Karuna Foundation strengthens community-based healthcare and local health financing in rural areas of Nepal. With that mission and an entrepreneurial approach, we developed the model Inspire2Care. This model aims at reducing birth defects and childhood disabilities; decreasing maternal, neonatal and child mortality rates; and building disability-inclusive communities.

Video: Best Wishes in practice

Video, prevention

This new videoshows how Best Wishes, the prevention component of Inspire2Care, works in a village. Follow the pregnant Dhana, who lives in a remote village in the Nepalese 'tea-district' Ilam.

Video: Amir is artist and role model


Do not underestimate the potential of people with disabilities. Amir is a role-model in Nepal, especially for youth with a disability. He paints, writes poems and songs and is a great singer. Check out his music video!