GWS Photos Welfare pensioner in the district of Syangja proudly showing his WWII bravery medal A large smile after receiving his welfare pension This is the small town of Rumjattar in the east of Nepal and is very typical of the terrain that we covered to deliver and see projects across the country My porter and I taking a few minutes rest and admiring the view of the Himalayas in the background. This is a typical kind of classroom used by students in remote villages in Nepal. It is these types of schools which the Gurkha Welfare Scheme works hard to support Stone masons chipping each rock by hand to make them useable in the school walls at Tikedunga, a major school project 2010 A proud workforce infront of a nearly completed school at Tikedunga, 2010 The second major school project in the very remote village of Phedi, in the district of Diktel. It was a full two day walk from a remote airstrip of Tumlingtar One of many incredible welcomings at Bhamti Bhanda school Prem Saheb and I opening a minor school extention project in Damak, 2009 An old mountaineering oxygen bottle found on the old route to Everest Base Camp, now used as a school bell in Nepal Danda school, along the Arun Khola. This GWS funded and constructed tap stand in Dapche, Syangja, is one of the many water projects GWS completed every year in areas where water is a significant issue. Share this:TwitterFacebookLike this:Like Loading... Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email.