A 8-day and 7-night culture exchange project to Nepal was successfully held between 1 August and 9 August 2018. 10 Hong Kong Gold Award participants traveled to different places in Nepal with 1 Nepal Gold Award holder. Participants visited Kathmandu, Namo Buddha and local schools to have different cultural exchange activities. Participants stayed in Nepali homes in Patlekhet to experience village life. During the trip, Hong Kong participants spent valuable time with local families and friends and built up friendship with each other. Activity Report>> Activity Report Slide>>
Currently, there are about 130 countries or cities operating the Award with over 1,300,000 total youth participants. The Hong Kong Award for Young People (AYP), formerly known as The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award, was established in 1961 and a license member of The Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award Foundation.