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Document Type

General Interest Article

Abstract

Friends of Dolpa is a small non-profit organization working directly with Himalayan peoples to improve education and cultural preservation in the remote district of Dolpa, in northwestern Nepal. The organization supports locally managed projects in and near Shey-Phoksundo National Park. Until recently, Pockets of Ancient cultures and unique natural environments have survived intact in Nepal's remote corners. This generation of Dolpali people, no longer isolated, are in a process of defining for themselves how to control and participate in development while maintaining their unique heritage and traditions.

Publication Date

2001

Journal Title

International Journal of Global Health

Volume

1

Issue

1

First Page

36

Last Page

39

Copyright

© Copyright 2001 by the International Journal of Global Health

Language

EN

File Format

application/pdf

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Public Health Commons

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