English blog for friends and supporters of Altevette Project
The school provides accommodation and education to girls from impoverished families living in the remote highlands of Upper Mustang on the border with Tibet and of nearby Buddhist Himalayan regions.
The educational system of Upper Mustang Nepal has as its foundation the Buddhist doctrine and, with rare exceptions, there are no other schools outside of the monasteries and religious communities.
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Improved telecommunications now mean that we can receive more regular news of school activities whilst the girls are at summer school in Upper Mustang. For the first time there's some occasional internet signal available due to improved phone signals. Our 3 new girls...
Our lovely staff and students all safely arrived back in Upper Mustang to begin the start of the summer term. This winter has been exceptionally cold and even as late as early May the snow has fallen. Like children everywhere, of course our girls also like to play in...
So, school another term ends and the return from winter school in Pokhara to Upper Mustang began at the end of march when the girls who have families to go to and those that have families relatively accessible, returned home to Upper Mustang for a month long holiday...