Altevette Blog

English blog for friends & supporters of Altevette Project
Summer Term Passed Safely

Summer Term Passed Safely

Everyone is Safe & Well Apologies to all our supporters for such a long delay in sending news.  With the girls and staff safely ensconced in remote Upper Mustang, and challenges with the pandemic and so on, news has been sparse.  Summer school term passed...

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Safely Back in Upper Mustang for the Summer

Safely Back in Upper Mustang for the Summer

Most of our staff and students have safely made it back to Upper Mustang for the summer months.  As of last week there was still snow on the ground and hopefully the weather will begin to improve soon. The photo (above) was taken last week when the girls returned to...

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Remote and Yet Globally Connected

Remote and Yet Globally Connected

Looking Forwards A short blog to send grateful thanks to all of our friends and supporters for keeping us going through 2020.  Hopefully you'll be pleased to hear that this week we sent enough funds, together with our friends at Altevette-Onlus in Italy, for our...

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A Challenging Few Months

A Challenging Few Months

Lessons can begin again Hello everybody, apologies for the delay in writing the latest newsletter.  It’s been a challenging few months for everyone.  During lockdown many girls stayed at the school as usual as they have no families to go to or live too far away and so...

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Our children learn about caring for others

Our children learn about caring for others

     Our Children Learn Important Life Skills After such a long absence of news, (slight) apologies for sending newsletters 2 weeks running.  There's news and more photos to share and some important information to update and clarify last week's fundraiser...

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News Is Sparse….

News Is Sparse….

The school in the evening light Sparse news in lock down Communications are obviously more challenging during the lock down period and news is less frequent.  After nearly 4 months with travel restrictions in place, we're happy though to share that some children from...

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We Are Living In Challenging Times….

We Are Living In Challenging Times….

Sorry for the delay in sending news.... We are indeed living in challenging times.  Today, I'm mindful that it was 5 years ago today that the deadly earthquake struck in Nepal killing over 9,000 people.  5 years later we face the difficulties of living with corona...

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News of Spring 2020 School Visit

News of Spring 2020 School Visit

A wonderful trip to the winter school Having delayed the visit from November 2019 due to work commitments, the long awaited annual visit to see the girls in girls at their winter school arrived at last. Our kind supporters have been very generous and loaded with...

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Altevette  Project Winter Term 2019 News

Altevette Project Winter Term 2019 News

National Exams have begun It seems hardly any time at all since our girls were sitting their end of term exams in Mustang.  Now in winter school it's test time again.  Oral exams began last weekend and Nepalese national exams have begun for everyone this week. ...

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Summer Term 2019 Comes To An End

Summer Term 2019 Comes To An End

Summer Term Has Ended This summer, news from the school has been sporadic due to poor network access.  So quite a lot of news to share now.  Summer has passed  and now students who have families, and those who can get home, have now left for a one month vacation...

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