Mission Himalaya 2019 winner announcement news in The Daily Ittefaq.
On October 12, 2019, at Bangladesh Parjatan Corporation Rope4 celebrated the winner announcement ceremony. This initiative was for the young people of Bangladesh to help them discover their hidden strengths. Following an audition in July this year, 25 selected participants attended a 4-day long training camp in September. Finally, judging the overall performances, three best performers, Hiba Sharafuddin, Asad Uzzaman Sajjad and Neel Hurerzahan was awarded a chance to visit Nepal in November for an expedition to Yala Peak in November this year.
Mission Himalaya 2018 organised three workshops on mountaineering where a total of 60 individuals participated. They were trained on basic terminologies of mountaineering, introduced to mountaineering gears and were taught essential rope knots. Next, 25 participants qualified through for the 'Preparation for the Expedition' training camp, held at Hazarikhil Wildlife Sanctuary, Chattogram. Finally, judging the overall performances, three best performers were awarded with a chance to visit Nepal for an expedition in October 2018.
After the successful chapter of Mission Himalaya 2018, Rope4 Outdoor Education has organized Mission Himalaya this year as a part of the Youth Development program.
Mission Himalaya 2018 celebrated the closing flag in a ceremony on 16 November at Bangladesh Parjatan Corporation after the expedition to Yala Peak, Nepal
Rope4 Outdoor Education is going to introduce adventurous activities like mountaineering through the event “Mission Himalaya 2018” to the young people of Bangladesh. It is hoped that such challenges will motivate the youths to take up an active and healthy lifestyle, leading to their personal development and finding the hidden strength within.