Pal Ewam Namgon Nunnery School – Upper MustangNavigation
Opened August 2012 by the founders of an Italian charity based in Milan (www.altevette-onlus.org).How to Donate
The school provides accommodation and education to girls from poor families living in the highlands of Mustang on the border with Tibet and of nearby Buddhist Himalayan regions.
The children’s age varies from the youngest being 5 and the oldest being 16. Some of the girls are orphans, others have no family members that are able to care for them due to extreme poverty or poor health.