After months of preparation and planning, finally the volunteers arrived in Kathmandu. Romanian volunteers Dragos and Ina arrived on 24 and 25 of feb while the volunteers from Turkey Deren and Savas arrived on 2 of March. They have been living in an apartment Suncity, pepsi cola, Kathmandu. During some free days they have enjoyed visiting some places in Kathmandu.
First day of meeting with volunteers at TUDE, March 3 2017
The meeting was started by Ms. Megha Bajaj( one of the local volunteer and helping in documentation of you.com), it started with a energizer game where the local and international volunteers came to know about each other’s habit and common things between them.
Later, Ms. Sagarika Bhatta (responsible for project) cleared and explained about You.Com. Its aim, goal, objectives, impact, output, schedule, making 700 contacts, importance of documentation and when to , about project attendance, importance of participation in activities/workshops, activities for month of march,
After lunch, Mr. Sanjay Kurmi ( One of the volunteer and communication officer for you.com) presented about Kathmandu valley, places to visit, culture, language, emergency numbers, heritage sites, things to be aware of, prevention, mask against pollution, major tourist places, places for shopping and other details.