Moun­tain Academy

Southasia - - BRIEFS -

Af­ter its Moun­tain Train­ing Cen­tre in Solukhumbhu Dis­trict, the Nepal gov­ern­ment will now set up the Nepal Moun­tain Academy in Kath­mandu for those who want to study the moun­tains. Fo­cus­ing on moun­tain tourism, the Academy will pro­vide ed­u­ca­tion to lo­cal and in­ter­na­tional stu­dents in moun­taineer­ing and trekking as per in­ter­na­tional stan­dards. It also aims to pro­duce well-trained man­power for devel­op­ment, ex­pan­sion and pro­mo­tion of moun­tain tourism. Nepal is home to some of the world’s tallest moun­tains, in­clud­ing Mount Ever­est.

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