Gokul was a brilliant young Nepali man who we supported with a grant for some time. He became a mountain guide and created his own trekking agency. He was completely independent and supported his family thanks to this work. He had an open and curious spirit, and came to France in autumn 2014.
Tragically, Gokul was swept away and killed by an avalanche which followed after the earthquake which hit Nepal in 2015.
In his memory, and maybe to soften our grief, we have decided to re-christen our scholarship programme, and call these scholarships the ‘Gokul scholarships’. Here below are some of the beneficiaries: