Families of sherpas in the Himalayas, Nepal, facing labour rights issues
SURVIVING DESCENDANTS OF THE HIMALAYAS
Featured in THE GUARDIAN, December 2014.
Sherpa families angry and fearful eight months on from Everest disaster struggling families of guides killed in April face further barriers and hardship despite compensation process finally starting.
Local guides and porters for Mount Everest often die as a result of extreme weather conditions on the perilous trek. Their families are left to grieve and worry about their future without financial compensation.