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Partners

PARTNERS & FUNDERS

The Mountain Institute’s work to conserve mountain ecosystems, empower traditional cultures and increase the resilience of remote, highland communities has been built on the friendship and support of our key partners and funders.
  • 1% for the Planet  non-profit partner
  • AECOM
  • AgroRed Norte, Peru
  • Agro Rural, Peru
  • Alexander von Humboldt Biological Resources Research Institute (Colombia)
  • ARBONAUT
  • ARCOS
  • Aspen International Mountain Foundation
  • blue moon fund
  • Bolivian Mountain Institute
  • CARE
  • CIIFEN, International Center for the Study of the El Niño Phenomena
  • Collaborative Crop Research Program (CCRP), The McKnight Foundation
  • Colorado State University
  • CONDESAN
  • COOPECAN, Alpaca Production Cooperative
  • Crescente Fertil, Brazil
  • Engineers Without Borders – Austin, Texas Chapter
  • ENNOVENT
  • European Outdoor Conservation Association
  • Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
  • Fondation Pro Victimis
  • Fundación Agreste
  • Go Green, Go Organic (Ladakh, India)
  • GIZ
  • GRADE, Peru
  • GRAYL
  • Green Governance Nepal
  • Health, Education, Empowerment and Development in Dhading and Gorkha (HEED Nepal)
  • Himalayan Stoves Project
  • Huascarán National Park, Peru
  • Institute for Biodiversity and Ecosystem Dynamics (IBED), University of Amsterdam
  • International Climate Initiative (IKI-BMU)
  • International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN)
  • Kaibab Paiute Tribe
  • KmCero Tourism and Development
  • LaGuntza Foundation
  • Las Vegas Paiute Tribe
  • McKnight Foundation
  • Michigan Technological University
  • Ministry of Culture, Cultural Landscapes Division, Peru
  • Ministry of Economy and Finances, Peru
  • Ministry of Environment, Peru
  • Ministry of Federal Affairs and Local Development, Nepal
  • Ministry of Forest and Soil Conservation, Nepal
  • Ministry of Population and Environment, Nepal
  • Moapa Band of Paiutes
  • Mountain Partnership
  • Mountain Research Initiative
  • Mountain Sentinels
  • Mountain Spirit
  • National Health Service of Peru
  • National Council of Science and Technology (CONCYTEC)
  • National Institute for Agricultural Innovation (PNIA), Peru
  • National Science Foundation RAPID Research Program
  • Nepal Federation of Indigenous Nationalities (NEFIN)
  • Nor Yauyos Cochas Landscape Reserve (RPNYC)
  • OIKOS Peru
  • Outside Las Vegas
  • Partners Nepal
  • Portland State University
  • Rural Tourism and Environmental Education Society of Rasuwa (RTEES Nepal)
  • Senior Hiker Magazine
  • SERNANP – National Service of Natural Protected Areas, Peru
  • Snow Leopard Conservancy
  • The Federation of Community Forest Users (FECOFUN), Nepal
  • The Mountain Institute–India
  • Tourism Cares
  • Tribhuvan University of Nepal
  • United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
  • United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), Science Office, Peru
  • United Nations Environment Program (UNEP)
  • United States Agency for International Development (USAID)
  • United States Environmental Protection Agency
  • United States Fish and Wildlife Service
  • Universidad Nacional Agraria La Molina, Range Management Laboratory
  • Universidad Nacional Santiago Antúnez de Mayolo (UNASAM)
  • Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Water Quality Laboratory
  • University of Texas at Austin, Center for Research in Water Resources (CRWR)
  • Upper Arun Valley Development and Conservation Society in Sankhuwasabha, Nepal
  • Colorado River Indian Tribes (Chemehuevi)

Since 1972 The Mountain Institute has partnered with remote mountain communities in the highest, longest and oldest mountains of the world. We work together to conserve ecosystems, develop sustainable livelihoods and protect unique mountain cultures.