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Thaiba and remote villages!
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Experience life with the Newar community, visit some women producing fair trade handicraft products, discover some remote villages with their welcoming inhabitants and authenticity.

Day 1: Kathmandu - Thaiba
·        Transport to Thaiba by bus
·        Visit of newari women producing handicraft products
·        Lunch in a local restaurant
·        Walk to Jharuwarashi (approx. 1h)
·        Special newari dinner with your host family
Day 2: Thaiba - Godavari
·        Transport to Godavari by bus
·        Visit of the botanical gardens
·        Lunch in local restaurant
·        Walk to Pulchowki (highest mountain of the valley - approx. 4h)
·        Evening in Godavari
Day 3: Godavari - Carghare (see options)
·        Bus and walk (approx. 30min + 1h)
·        Visit of the village
·        Lunch with the inhabitants
·        Visit of the plantations
·        Night camp in the village
Day 4: Carghare - Kathmandu
·        Walk and bus



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Next event:
Rural Women's Health Camp
October 15th, 2008

Your kind support will
be greatly appreciated!
By buying our high quality fashion items you will directly support the women involved in our HIPKNIT project.  In order for the women to be eligible for participation, they have to attend the free basic literacy programm organized by SHEWD and commit themselves to sending their children to school. The women will receive a well above average salary and remaining profits will directly be reinvested into expanding the HIPKNIT project, as well as, other community projects from which the women will  profit as well.