The East-West Center community extends its deepest sympathies and concern for all those impacted by the devastating earthquake in Nepal. We know that rebuilding will require enormous resources, and we urge all who are able to contribute to recovery efforts. Click here to view a list of key international organizations involved in post-earthquake relief activities.

At 2 p.m. this Sunday, May 3, in connection with the current East-West Center Gallery exhibition on minority ethnic groups in Nepal, Nepalese geologist Arjun Aryal will be speaking on “Geology and Culture in Nepal,” including scientific information about the recent quake. Through the end of the exhibition on May 10, all funds contributed to the EWC Gallery donation box will be given to the Society of Nepalese in Hawai‘i for earthquake relief.