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International Porter Protection Group

International Porter Protection Group

“Working towards a Sustainable and Ethical Trekking Industry.” International Porter Protection Group – Working for the safety of the mountain porter In 1997, a young Nepali porter employed by a trekking company became severely ill with altitude illness. He was paid ...

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Mountain Institute (Nepal)

Mountain Institute (Nepal)

The Mountain Institute’s programs in Asia started in the mid-1980’s with the “Heart of the Himalaya” initiative. TMI worked to establish two mountain areas as protected: the Makalu-Barun National Park in Nepal and the Qomolangma (Mt. Everest) Nature Preserve in ...

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Kathmandu Environmental Education Project (KEEP)

Kathmandu Environmental Education Project (KEEP)

Kathmandu Environmental Education Project (KEEP) is a registered non-profit, non-governmental organisation. Our mission is to ensure the future ecological and cultural prosperity of Nepal and its people by maximising the benefits and reducing the negative impacts associated with tourism. KEEP’s ...

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