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Krav Maga x Systema Combative seminar for a good cause.

August 2018, CASD-Aust director Rick Chong facilitated a martial combative seminar in Brisbane to a crowd of martial practitioners ranging in skills with some coming from military and law enforcement and have traveled as far as Sydney and Townsville. A very successful seminar in Brisbane. Thank you Practical Wing Chun – Australia for hosting us. Sifu

Another School!

News from our Water project for remote schools in Nepal: another school! ♡♡ We found another remote school we can help with the donations collected over the past few months!! We went on site on the 2nd of January and here is the story!! ♡♡ Location: Doban school is quite difficult to access and is

Meet Yosl

Meet Yosl. Melbourne resident and student at University High School. Earlier this year Yosl felt a calling to do something significant to contribute to his global family on the other side of the world. Yosl fundraised and exceeded his target with the help of family and friends. Thank you Yosl for showing such incredible initiative

Guardian Defence to the rescue

Guardian Defence Gym came to our rescue this week when a last minute weather change forced us out of the park and threatened to cancel Yoga for Nepal Sunday session this week.  Guardian Defence directors AJ Kearns and Zunami White graciously donated their training space at no charge for our use and prevented a cancellation. 

News from Team New Zealand’s 2017 deployment

CASD NZ Ambassadors Denise and Peter recently returned to Nepal to help facilitate a number of projects.  Here is a report of their journey and some photos from the trip. Words from Peter: It was wonderful to arrive back in Ghusel after one of those rides in the jeep which is akin to driving down

New community center in Malta

Here she is in all her glory, our little community center in Malta, Nepal. It’s almost complete! And once it is, it will be home to a thriving micro finance co-operative, run by and serving hundreds of women in the area. And with a new round of fundraising this winter, we’ll bring it to life