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Instead of what might have been. Stop Girl Trafficking makes it possible.
Local restorers hard at work in Mustang, Nepal.
Tibetan kids in this Pokhara settlement do get time to play too!
Just one of the miracles at the Hospital and Rehabilitation Center for Disabled Children.
High up on the Tibetan plateau.
Sherpas and Everest
Stop Girl Trafficking
In rural Nepal, a poor girl is at great risk of being lured or sold into bondage. AHF’s Stop Girl Trafficking program is putting an end to this. 10,000 girls have been saved so far. Read more.
At the Hospital and Rehabilitation Center for Disabled Children, kids get the care they need to walk again, and gain a whole new life in the process. Read more.
Upper Mustang Nepal, was once a crumbling artifact of its former glory. Now thanks to AHF’s work, the ancient “Kingdom of Lo” shines again. Read more.
Their fighting days may be long over, but these stalwart elders still recall with pride their service in the Indian Special Frontier Force and, before that, their own resistance movement.
Himalaya: Personal Stories of Grandeur, Challenge and Hope
National Geographic Books, October 2006
A book of compelling essays, illustrated by the region's most exquisite photographs, with stories from His Holiness the Dalai Lama, President Jimmy Carter, Sir Edmund Hillary, Richard Blum and others.
To purchase Himalaya, call us at 415-288-7245 or email us.
While Norbu celebrated the 25th aniversary of his Everest expedition in the UK, we were digging up pictures from it.
Check out a slideshow of HRDC over the years.
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