Call for nominations: ICIMOD Mountain Prize 2019

The International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD) is pleased to announce a call for nominations for its second annual Mountain Prize, awarded to an individual or organization in recognition of their significant efforts to advance the mountain cause in the Hindu Kush Himalayan (HKH) region through innovations in their different capacities.

Nominations will be accepted for those individuals, organizations, or companies that have brought about transformative change in the HKH. Particularly, nominations for individuals or organizations with achievements in any of the following fields are encouraged:

  • Access to water for drinking and other productive purposes or/and sanitation

  • Sustainable production systems for food/nutrition security and income

  • Climate change adaptation or/and disaster risk reduction

  • Access to cleaner energy

  • Information and communication technologies for development (ICT4D)

  • Promotion of economic/income generating opportunity or/and investment

  • Policy advocacy 

  • Mountain ecosystems/biodiversity management

The period of nomination is 5 June 2019 – 31 August 2019. For more information, please visit ICIMOD.

Click here to nominate