Mongolia – Lamp of the Path – 2005

The activity of Lamp of the Path in Mongolia: Lamp of the Path is the humanitarian branch of the Foundation for the Preservation of the Mahayana Tradition (FPMT), a Buddhist organization active in Asia and in the West. In Mongolia FPMT started working in 2003 and operate in different

India – Nirmala Hospital – 2005

On December 26th, 2004 a tsunami hit India. Thousands were killed and many people were left homeless and without the means to make a living. In the spring of the following year Dr Aldo Lo Curto went to the Kanyakumari District in India to better understand what had happened.

Switzerland – «Fondation Ensemble» (Together Foundation) – 2004

The Together Foundation offers special services to the mentally handicapped by providing welcome centers for those awaiting places in hospices and other treatment centers. During 3 years we helped fund and collect necessary funds for the construction of a building to welcome 12 people. In 2007, thanks to one

Brazil – The Village School of Karara’o – 2003

Construction of this new school for children and young adults began in October 2003 and was completed in February 2004, on schedule. The work was carried out by two experts in carpentry whose only modern equipment consisted of a chain saw. In 2006 the library was completed. It contains

Brazil – «Farmacia Verde» (Green Pharmacy) – 2003

The project «Farmacia Verde» was created in 1995 to promote the fabrication and use of plant-based first-aid medicine elaborated according to local tradition remedies. Based in the region of Altamira, in the state of Pari, north of Brazil, the Farmacia Verde centre is composed of a garden and a

Afghanistan – Sewing Workshop in Kabul – 2002

Initiated by the association of Afghan Women and Children (EFA) during theĀ Career Women’s ForumĀ in 2002, the project of creating a sewing workshop in Kabul came to fruits in September 2003. The project was aimed primarily at Afghan widows who were in particularly precarious situations, and the objective was not

Tibet – Tashidom school – 1999

Located in the heart of the Gangdise Shan Province of Tibet, the Tashidom village is 20 km from the Everest Base Camp and 10 km from the Rongbuk Monastery. The construction of the village school began in 1999 and ended in 2000. It allows about 30 pupils from 7