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How Nepal's stunning beauty could encourage kids to stay in school

(CNN)Three years ago, Ganga Limbu could see little future beyond her hometown in eastern Nepal.One of eight siblings brought up in the rural, mountainous district of Dhankuta, Limbu was the only member of her family to finish secondary school. Yet her thirst for learning was cut short as she was unable to afford further education.Her options appeared limited to getting married, like her two sisters, or following her five brothers into agriculture and truck driving. Neither route appealed to her.It was then that Limbu heard about Vertical University, a crowdfunded education project set up in 2015 to equip people like her with the skills to conserve the natural habitat and native species of eastern Nepal.The initiative was looking for "youth ...