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News from the school

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20 year Tapriza School: From the foundation up to the present

In the year 2018 we celebrate the 20 year anniversary of the Tapriza School. We are thankful to the commitment of the Tapriza team in Nepal and in Switzerland as well as the loyal support of our members, donors and friends

Reconstruction 2017

The severe earthquakes in 2015 significantly damaged the side wing of the school building. Elaborate reconstruction work was necessary:

Documentary film - Tapriza School, Dolpo, Nepal

This documentary by Lou Sophie Doerig - NOW AVAILABLE on Youtube - is about Tapriza School in Dolpo, Nepal. It was founded by locals (Semduk Lama and Geshe Yungdrung Wangyal) in 1998 in cooperation with Dr. Marietta Kind, a social...

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Health projects and advanced trainings 2017

In the health centers we were able to employ former Tapriza students. Others we supported in their further education and advanced trainings. We were also able to support the visit of a Tibetan doctor.

News from the health projects 2016

In autumn 2016 Hans Marty and Claudia Schmid, the team in charge of the Tapriza NGO health projects, travelled to Dolpo and visited the various health posts, especially also those we support.

Health Post in Phoksumdo

This year, the nurse Pasang Dolma took care of patients in the health post Chunuwar in Phoksumdo and monitored births as a mid wife.

Health projects: health posts, education and Tibetan medicine

The Tapriza NGO supported the health post in Chunuwar with medicine and equipment. We financed a nurse who is in charge of the health posts in Phoksumdo. Additionally, we supported five students in the health sector with scholarsh...

My life in Dolpo. Photo-Presentation by Semduk Lama

Friday, March 9, 2018, Songtsen House in Zürich, 7.30 p.m.

20th Anniversary Celebration and General Assembly 2018

Friday, March 10, 2017, 6.30 pm at Quartiertreff Hirslanden, Forchstr. 248, 8032 Zürich Tram 11 direction Realp to station Burgwies, frame house on the right side, no parking!

Trip to the Tapriza School and Trekking in Dolpo 2018

In the anniversary year you can travel to the Tapriza School. Our school manager will guide you personally during this trip. It is a unique opportunity. Our board member Claudia Schmid from Bergfrau organises another longer trek t...

Invitation to the 19th General Assembly

Friday, 30th June 2017, 19.00h, Quartiertreff Hirslanden, Forchstr. 248, 8032 Zürich Tram 11 towards Realp until Stop Burgwies, timbered house on the right-hand side, no parking places!

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