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GarudaNepal, is Base Camp Trek NGO. It has been, through the years, supporting different project in Nepal: soccer for street children, workshops and training for women, children home for children with disabilities, educational support… After the 2015 Earthquake, and following a spontaneous generosity momentum; Garuda conducted extensive emergency relief operations : food, seeds and emergency shelters distribution in different areas affected by the seism. Nowadays, Garuda Nepal has been focusing on the reconstruction of three schools and of an health post in Kavre district.
Born from a local initiative resulting in the ban of plastic bags and plastic bottles from Chhomrong to the Annapurna Base Camp sanctuary; Base Camp wanted to replicate this project in the Western Region. As a result, the Myagdi region recently banned plastic elements which have badly been deteriorating the Himalayas.
For more info: www.plasticfreehimalaya.org
Base Camp Trek Agency is a member of the Act for Responsible Tourism Association. It focuses on encouraging the development of a sustainable tourism in the hosting countries. The Organization has been working toward a fair and responsible distribution of economical and other resources generated by Tourism related activities among all actors involved in tourism activities. The organization has also been working on providing transparent information regarding the economical resources distribution.
For more info: http://www.tourisme-responsable.org/
Base Camp has been supporting a re-forestation project at the feet of the Annapurna. Villages and Municipalities developed nurseries and allocated lands to replant trees while protecting them by fences. Base Camp committed on planting one tree for each of its customer.