It’s with unimaginable grief that Ted Atkins, the great Award supporter for Nepal passed away on 21st August 2018. Ted was killed while descending a mountain near his home in the Italian Dolomites. A mountain that he had climbed many times before.
On 23 August 2018, we successfully completed our 2nd Annual General Meeting of Saksham Yuwa Nepal which officially runs The Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award in Nepal. The AGM also elected the new executive committee under the Chair of Ms Astha Thapa.
The Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award which we call IA, in short, has been one of the great motivations of my life. Participating in the IA was a great step towards, exploring my own potentials, capability and talents. It also taught me