The bulk of our efforts this past year have been geared towards clean drinking water projects in the Taksindu district of Nepal.
Phase 3 of the Belkha and Ludu Drinking Water Projects involves digging trenches, installing water pipe and wells. Each home was also provided with a stainless steel sink.
The most recent photos from Chhongba Sherpa showing the progress of the current drinking water projects sponsored by Tara Foundation USA. Water pipes were transported by truck from Kathmandu to Phaplu. From there Chhongba Sherpa got the pipes to Taksindu where the Belkha and Ludu villagers picked them up and carried them to their villages to […]
The most recent photos from Chhongba Sherpa showing the progress of the current drinking water projects sponsored by Tara Foundation USA. Trenches are dug and ready for the water pipes to be installed in Belkha and Ludu.
The next water project is a clean drinking water initiative that will provide clean drinking water to 41 homes in Deku, 10 homes in Bombari, a school in Phuleli and Chhi.
The village of Taibuk is not on any of the popular trekking routes and the villagers are very poor. The water for the village ran into a well from a mountain spring. The well was full of mud, sludge and bacteria.
Clean Drinking Water Initiative Shree Saraswati Lower Secondary School This project will provide clean drinking water and wire fencing to provide a safe environment and security for the children of the lower secondary school. Local villagers will be hired to transport the materials that will be provided by TARA Foundation USA. Local villagers will also […]
Clean Water Initiative Deku Deku Village Drinking Water Project This project will provide drinking water to 41 village homes. This will allow the villagers to go to the local taps for clean drinking water instead of transporting it over long distances from the river. TARA Foundation will provide the materials needed. Local labor will transport […]
In 2010 the Tara Foundation helped to provide 2 toilets and a water tap for the school in Akang Clean water was piped to the village and 2 toilets and a water tap were installed at the elementary school in Akang. Until this time, none of the elementary schools in the area had toilets for […]