About Mera Publications

Mera Publications is a Canadian-owned and operated company registered in Nepal. We do contract work for international agencies and non-governmental organizations working in Nepal and produce our own books on the region. These publications include training manuals, lessons learn documentation, and annual reports.

Frances Klatzel is at home in the Canadian Rockies and the Himalaya. From 1963-89, she helped create a museum and Sherpa Culture at Tengboche Monastery near Mount Everest. She worked with the Abbot of Tengboche to document the culture and edited the Abbot’s Stories and Customs of the Sherpas. Since then, she has done documentation, photography, writing, and editorial work for a variety of development organizations and fund raising for various worthy causes.