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Everest Summiteers Association
Tilganga, Gausala, Kathmandu
Tel: 977-01-4476358
Website: www.everestsummiteersassociation.org

Representative in STN
Name: Mr. Wanghu Sherpa
Designation: President
Email- esa@wlink.com.np

Year of establishment: 2057 B.S

Number of Staff: 7

Short description or profile of the organization

Everest Summiteers Association was established for the welfare of mountaineers and for the conservation of mountains to prevent the pollution that is stealing the beauty of mountains. Its objective is to work in co-ordination with other tourism organizations and associations to achieve the sustainable development of tourism in Nepal.

Primary focus
Project implementation
Tourism policy development
Strategic planning
Sustainable tourism development

Ongoing activities related to sustainable tourism
We have got the mission for NTY 2011 i.e. Save the Everest mission 2011 which is cleaning campaign at Mount Everest region.

Geographic areas located (DDC/VDC) of ongoing activities
Mainly in Everest Region i.e. from base camp to 6200m height and Dhaulagiri region.

Planned activities related to sustainable tourism
"Save the Everest Mission 2011"a very dynamic and huge cleaning campaign.
Dhaulagiri cleaning campaign
Distribution of identity card to summiteers from Nepal Government.

Past activities related to sustainable tourism
Successfully disposal of wrecks of helicopter at Gorshep.
2 times cleaning of Everest region
Participation in Cop-15, summiteers summit, Denmark

Geographic areas location (DDC/VDC) of past activities
Everest region

Strength of the organization
Tourism infrastructure
Cooperation/ networking with other partners
Social mobilization
Awareness building
Environmental building/preservation
Rural tourism development