About the Dr. GKC hunger strike in #Nepal March 28th, 2015


UPDATE April 3rd, 2015 – here is a link to Nepali newspaper that describes the agreement to end the hunger strike and accede to the demands of Dr. GKC.

I occasionally blog on DailyKos in USA, a web page for political issues. I haven’t been active there lately, but today I wrote about the hunger strike here. I wanted to get some international solidarity with the NMC, NMSS, Dr GKC – and – everybody.

I know I am an expat, but I think some international pressure would help.

Click here to read the DailyKos blog.

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About Joe Niemczura, RN, MS

These blogs, and my books, and videos are written on the principle that any person embarking on something similar to what I do will gain more preparation than I first had, by reading them. I have fifteen years of USA nursing faculty background. Add to it fifteen more devoted to adult critical care. In Nepal, I started teaching critical care skills in 2011. I figure out what they need to know in a Nepali practice setting. Then I teach it in a culturally appropriate way so that the boots-on-the-ground people will use it. One theme of my work has been collective culture and how it manifests itself in anger. Because this was a problem I incorporated elements of "situational awareness" training from the beginning, in 2011.
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