2009

2009

ENKA SCHOOLS (Turkey) help Sanjeevani Primary School in Halede, Kavre. They help improve the school building and change the broken doors of the building. ENKA students conduct educational activities for the Nepali students for five days.  View their photo gallery here. 

BALLARAT GRAMMAR SCHOOL and ST PHILIPS COLLEGE (Australia) conducts educational activities at Bachala Lower Secondary School in Nakuche, Sindhupalchok. They donate educational materials and supplies to Bachala as well as Seti Devi Primary School.

LE ROSEY (Switzerland) organizes a training program for the local farmers on the topic of 'scientific farming techniques' including Systematic Rice Intensifying Production Technique to use organic farming methods to increase yields while protecting the environment. They also introduce new methods of irrigation that consumed less water via a ‘drop water irrigation method' that helped many farmers in the region who continually face water scarcity in summer.  

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Himalayan Voluntourism (HV) is a social enterprise dedicated to the socio-economic development of rural Nepal through the spirit of volunteerism. We believe in the power of transformation through voluntourism.Tourism is popular in Nepal and supports the Nepalese economy as an important revenue generator. Many tourists come to Nepal every year to experience its unique culture, adventure opportunities and the abundant nature. Combining tourism with social outreach provides a cultural experience that engages the participant in the local community… And it is transformative.

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Nepal Needs Urgent Help!

Following the 25 April earthquake in Nepal, thousands of families were left homeless and hungry and in need of medical support. Thousands still remain in temporary shelters. Our community rebuilding has not ended. Himalayan Voluntourism continues to help support the communities in critical need. Please help us. Please send your donations to us via Himalayan Voluntourism's non-profit foundation:

Beneficiary name: Himalayan Community Foundation
Account Number: 3101017501037
Swift Code: NARBNPKA
Bank: Nabil Bank Limited, New Baneswor, Kathmandu, Nepal

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