42nd Female Trekking Guide Training Successfully Completed

We are pleased to notify you that the 42nd  Basic Female Trekking Guide Training has been completed on December 24, 2021. A month-long training was started on November 28 with the training session of Ms Lucky Karki Chhetri. 14 trainees from 6 districts of Nepal attended the training. During this training, the trainee learned about Empowerment, Environment, Tourist and Tourism, Leadership, Map reading, Duty & Responsibility of Trekking Guide, Basic Etiquette of a trekking Guide, Gender role & responsibilities, National Park & Protected areas,  Finance, Back-pack, Geography, History, Effective Communication, First Aid, Women Right, Culture & Religion, Women Health, HIV/AIDS, Flora & Fauna.

A Bright Future –Enabling Persons with Disabilities in Remote Mountain Communities to Exercise Their Rights

To support local communities’ economic development, and especially the disabled people of Western Nepal through tourism, Himalayan Education and Development (HEAD) and Mission East, with financial support from Danish Mission Council Development Department (DMCDD) and Technical support from EWN organized a ‘Basic Homestay and Hotel Management Training’ from November 19 to 23 in Humla. Mr Bijendra Maharjan, EWN trainer conducted a 5 days training where 16 participants from Sarkegad RM successfully completed the training. Most of the participants were disabled and had a minimal educational background.

WILDERNESS FIRST AID TRAINING

3 Sisters Adventure Trekking in collaboration with Kathmandu Environmental Education Project (KEEP) organized five days of “Wilderness First Aid Training” for the trekking guides and tourism professionals of Pokhara from November (11-15) 2021 at Hotel Kunja, Lakeside Pokhara with the financial support from 3 Sisters Foundation and Women Fair Travel. 

The five days of Wilderness First Aid Training includes the practical skills with the theoretical knowledge on First Aid that have to be applied during trekking in case of any injury and casualties. During the training period participants learned about Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR), treatment of minor health problems and injuries, bleeding, head injury, fractures, burns, hypothermia, frostbite, respiratory problems, abdominal emergencies, recognition and treatment of Acute Mountain Sickness (AMS) and use of Portable Altitude Chamber (PAC).

The training was participated by the 23 trekking guides and tourism professionals. Among them 18 were females and 5 were males. 22 participants successfully completed the training and received a certificate of completion from Honourable Minister of Tourism, Industry, Commerce and Supplies of Gandaki province Mr Manibhadra Sharma.  



			
					

6 weeks Female Trekking guide training program successfully completed.

We are very pleased to inform that the basic Female Trekking guide training 2021 with PLAN International Nepal has been successfully completed. The program was intensive six-week program on technical and conversational English from January 11th – February 22nd, 2021 from 8 districts of Nepal. Thank you all participants for your wonderful participation and grateful to partnered organization. SOYEE PROJECT

EWN Board Members Trip 2021

EWN Board members 2 days trip to Gandruk and Kusma.  On the first day of  program, EWN President, Dicky Karki Chhetri congratulated with shawls to our board members –EWN Joint Secretary Mrs. Binita Adhikari Baral for successfully completing two terms of tenure of Bangladi Ama Samuha  and  Mrs. Manu Gurung for summiting the Dampus (Thapa) Peak (6012 m) Expedition Trip organized by NMA Gandaki Province; and best wishes to Mrs.  Bishnumaya Subedi  and Mrs. Mithu Lamichhane for being nominated as the President of  Bangladi Credit and Saving Cooperative and Bangladi Ama Samuha  respectively. Thanks to Mrs. Tara Gurung, EWN Sub Treasurer for coordinating this pleasant trip.