GOAL Camp – 3 Sisters Adventure guides and EWN staff successfully conducted the Community Change Project for 60 participants in Ramapur Secodary School in the Nawalparsi districts of Nepal.
This event is a part of the US/Nepal Leadership exchange program.
Photo credit: Tsering. D
Empowering Women of Nepal (EWN) welcomes 35 dedicated young women from 13 districts of Nepal and one from India to participate in the Female Trekking Guide Training in Pokhara, Nepal.The objective of this training is to provide hands-on educational and practical skills so that trainees are confident, knowledgeable, safe and competent guides.
This training is free of cost to the participants and is staffed with experienced and professional instructors who have extensive experience in tourism and guiding in Nepal.
Our heartfelt thanks to our international volunteers from the U.K, the U.S.A, Canada and the Netherlands for their time, support and kindness. This training is funded by 3 Sisters Adventure Trekking (P) Ltd, Nepal.
Photo credit: Tamuna. P
31st December: EWN conducted its 14th Annual General Meeting and 6th Executive Committee formation on 31st December 2016. The purpose of the meeting was to inform local government organizations, civil society, EWN Advisers, Board Members and the general public about EWN annual activities and budget from August 2015 to July 2016 while also sharing the organizations upcoming programs from August 2016 to July 2017.
We are pleased to welcome our new Executive Board Members for 2016-2017. Last but not the least, our sincere thanks goes to everyone who attended this event. Thank you Mr. Gopal Khadka Sir (President NGO Federation, Kaski district) for your time, advice and kind words. It was an honor to host you as our Chief Guest of Honor.
EWN President 2016/017
EWN’s GOAL life skills and sports camp is a development camp for boys and girls from underprivileged families attending government schools in the Kaski district and beyond.
Participants were taught valuable life skills through demonstration, modelling and practice in a fun and safe environment. Below are some photos of our participants from Shanti Secondary School, Bukunde in Pokhara.
This GOAL co-ed camp was funded by the United Way Worldwide, the U.S.A.