School in Chhyarpa (2012)
In late 2010, a supporter of Nepal Jaroslav Volsicky and his wife Martina decided to contribute to the construction of another elementary school in Nepal. Namaste Nepal donated to match the final sum for the construction of the 24th school in Nepal mediated by Development of Children and Woman Centre Foundation. Located on the hill above the village Chhyarpa at Gauswara, Ramechhap district, which lies on the foothills of the Himalayas, about 65 km east of Kathmandu. New walls of Chhyarpa school started to grow in March 2011. This is already the second school to be financed by money from the Czech Republic. Its name is Siddhartha Primary School.
New school in Chhyarpa was officially opened on the 18th March 2012.
Big thanks to all those who contributed to its construction. (photo gallery from the opening ceremony)
Further details on the construction of schools as well as related projects can be found on the website Chhyarpa Siddhartha Primary School (in English only).
Photos: Akka Lama, Tomáš Beránek, Jarda Volšický, Jakub Moravec © 2011