The Hard Road to Everest

Tickets on sale for the next fascinating story from Doug Scott CBE ‘The Hard Road to Everest” IPPG are proud to partner with Community Action Nepal for the showing in Cardiff’s National Museum on the 23rd November 2018. Tickets available on Eventbrite

Mountain Medicine Society of Nepal newsletter.

We are pleased to share the 2017 newsletter from our friends at the Mountain medicine society of Nepal.

Nepal Earthquake Appeal – Kendal Mountain Film Festival

IPPG are proud to be hosting the Kendal Mountain Film Festival World Tour at the New Theatre, Cardiff. On Friday 10th July, for the very first time, the prestigious Kendal Mountain Film Festival comes to Cardiff for an extremely important cause – to raise funds for the Nepal Earthquake Appeal. The very best action and […]

Rebuilding Nepal – a long trek with many mountains to climb

  You have probably been following the tragic news from Nepal and are aware of the country’s dire need for support and aid. A huge humanitarian effort has now built up involving the UN, large aid organisations like Oxfam and Save the Children and many others. Nepal is a very difficult place in which to […]

Earthquake Update Statement

Dear Friends and Supporters Out thoughts are prayers are with the people of Nepal as the extent of the tragedy in Nepal unfolds. Many thanks to those of you who have contacted us with offers of help. As we know Nepal is a fragile country and there is urgent need for aid. The immediate need is to get water, […]

Nepal Earthquake

  A magnitude 7.8 earthquake stuck 80km northwest of Kathmandu on the morning of Saturday 25th April. Devastation is widespread with the death toll of 2500 only expected to rise. IPPG has volunteer doctors and Nepali staff in our rescue posts in Machermo and Gokyo in the Everest region of Nepal. We’ve now had contact […]

2014 Donations

    IPPG UK trustees would like to express their gratitude to everyone who has kindly donated to IPPG during 2014 either directly or via MyDonate*. Please note that any gift aid reclaimed is not included below. Previous years donations can be viewed at Our Donors & Supporters

Pre-Monsoon 2014 Machermo & Gokyo season report

Thanks to the volunteers of the Pre-Monsoon 2014 ( Dr Emma Lloyd-Davies, Dr Megan Higgins, Dr Tom Chivers, Alice Brooker, Mark Sears, Helen Shipley, , Emily Brown) who did a great job of running the IPPG rescue post. Check out their report for the best questions and more. The Best questions asked Is it safe […]

Photo Exhibition “Die kleinen Menschen, die die großen Lasten tragen”

Photo Exhibition “Die kleinen Menschen, die die großen Lasten tragen” (The small people carrying the large loads) by Robert Lessmann will be shown from the  8th of August till 30th of August at: Infozentrum Naturpark-Altmühltal Notre Dame 1 85072 Eichstätt Germany For more information:

Neglect still happens

Two trekkers have contacted IPPG recently, distressed by porter mistreatment they saw up in Langtang, Nepal: “on the Langtang trail we repeatedly saw porters in flip flops bearing loads that had to exceed 30 kg. On 7th November 2013 we saw a group of about 20 French trekkers who had some of the worst clothed […]