Results

Safeguard of the cultural heritage and protection of the environment

Settore d'intervento: salvaguardia patrimonio
  • 13 traditional Buddhist and Bonpo study and practice colleges built
  • 5,262 square metres built or restored
  • 300,000 volumes of ancient and previously unpublished Buddhist sacred texts published and distributed among 15,000 monks

Education

Settore educazione
  • 38 schools built , refurbished or extended (17 in Sri Lanka, 21 in Nepal )
  • 19 schools built in Tibet in keeping with traditional Tibetan architectural styles and with bio-climate technologies
  • 14,370 square metres built
  • 494 teachers trained in professional refresher courses
  • 33,513 children benefitted from the education projects

Emergency

Emergenza_ASIA
  • 6,091 tonnes of food distributed
  • 55 buildings reconstructed, a total of 5,343 square metres
  • 39,592 heads of livestock distributed
  • 1,065 tents distributed
  • 2,000 solar panels distributed

Distance sponsorship

Dongche_scuola

The following have received distance sponsorships:

  • 3,000 children
  • 400 monks and nuns
  • 140 elderly
  • 250 students attending high school and university

Health and Water Sanitation

Settore d'intervento: salute e acqua 2
  • 691 doctors trained
  • 20 clinics built or rehabilitated (4 of which specialized in traditional Tibetan medicine)
  • 4,895 square metres built
  • 38 villages supplied with access to drinking water
  • 798 toilets built

Training and micro-enterprise

Settore d'intervento: microimpresa
  • 1,300 beneficiaries
  • 34 training courses held
  • 774 persons trained
  • 92 cooperatives and micro-enterprises set up

Public awareness

Settore d'intervento: educazione allo sviluppo
  • The Celestial Treasure – The Tibetan Art of Medicine.
  • Educating and sensitize the civil society for the Protection of the Cultures and Traditions of Mountain Peoples. A Case: The Himalayas.
  •  Tibetan Nomads: The Last Transhumance?Social and Climate Change on the Tibetan Plateau.
  • Cultural Heritage and Sustainable Development of Historical Cities in Asia.
  • The commitment of Italian NGOs in Tibet: a journey through cinema, theatre and painting.
  • Tibet Art Now. Tibetan Arts in transition.