Jan 13, 2022 Uncategorized

Myanmar Culture:  Respecting Partner Villages through Awareness of Norms

To do sustainable humanitarian work in Myanmar, as Shanta does, requires learning to respect cultural norms and acceptable behavior.  This...
Dec 16, 2021 community-led - economic development - leadership - Uncategorized

Zambia Expansion Update

Greetings Shanta community!  First, I want to wish you and yours an incredible holiday season filled with laughter, love, and the joy that...
Aug 13, 2019 education - Uncategorized

What Did You Do On Your Summer Vacation?

This question is heard echoing in classrooms across the US this week as children and youth go back to school after a long break. Students...
Jun 26, 2018 Uncategorized

Cornish’s Insights from the Field: Than Taung Water Project with VAP

Our partner village of Than Taung is a picturesque village located in a lush valley literally, at the end of the road. A long, winding,...
May 9, 2018 Blog - Uncategorized

Vitamin Angels Partner with Shanta to Help Pregnant Mothers and Children Soar

Poverty and lack of access to nutritious foods is a barrier to health in rural Myanmar. The cuisine in the villages centers around rice....
Jul 18, 2016 Uncategorized

A Middle School in Khun Dong

In our partner village of Khun Dong, only one male has an education up to grade 11, and not one single female has an education beyond grade...