Alternative Spring Break – Nepal


  • Nepal
  • CCDC-Nepal-2014

Purpose of the Program

  • To provide URI students with international nonviolence and peace training experiences within the context of  post-conflict society-building efforts in Nepal.
  • To engage in cultural exchange experiences among URI students, Nepalese students, and leaders of community organizations.
  • To introduce students to the geography, ecology, economy, culture, spiritual, social, political, and human dimensions of Nepal.

Nepal Alternative Spring Break Description

The URI Center for Nonviolence & Peace Studies offers this unique international nonviolence peace training and cultural experience as a SERVICE LEARNING ALTERNATIVE SPRING BREAK to URI students. This tour is available to a limited number of students who wish to experience an ancient culture located in the heart of the Himalayan region of the world.

The program runs mid-March, during the URI semester spring break. This excursion is offered exclusively through the the Center for Nonviolence & Peace Studies in cooperation with URI’s Office of International Education.

2014 Nepal Trip Photos

2012 Nepal Trip Photos

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