At 14 october the NKBV (Dutch Alpine Club) organised together with the Nepalese Consulate a fundraising evening. At this evening the Dutch Campaign Nepal Now has been launched by the Dutch minister Ploumen. The objective: getting back the tourism in Nepal and stimulating people to go to this beautiful Himalaya country.
The Nepal Now campaign has started in Nepal end of august by social media and the website nepalnow.org. This website gives up-to-date information for travellers to Nepal. Tourists are asked, to post themselves on social media with texts: ‘I am going to Nepal’ or ‘I am in Nepal NOW’.
The Netherlands are joining the international campaign, which is supported by the NKBV. More info at the Dutch website: www.nkbv.nl/nepal