Partners and supports

Strategic and Policy Partner

Partners in this category support development and formulation of mountain-state development strategies, policies and legislation. These key partners include focal ministries, national and regional organisations, and global partners.

  1. Ministry of Environment and Forests and Climate Change – Nodal Agency
  2. Bihar State Disaster Management Authority (BSDMA)
  3. GB Pant Institute of Himalayan Environment and Development (GBPIHED)
  4. National Institute of Administrative Research (NIAR)/ Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration
  5. Reuters Market Light (RML)


Implementation Partner

Partners in this category include operational partners and research partners. They support regional programme implementation either individually in the RMCs or through the consortium of partners, usually formalized through a LoA with financial obligations.

  1. Advanced Center for Water Resources Development and Management (ACWADAM)
  2. A N Sinha Institute of Social Studies (ANSISS)
  4. Birla Institute of Technology (BIT)
  5. Central Himalayan Environment Association (CHEA)
  6. Centre for Ecology Development & Research
  7. DHI (India) Water and Environment Pvt Ltd
  8. GB Pant Institute of Himalayan Environment and Development (GBPIHED)
  9. Greentech Knowledge Solutions (GKS)
  10. Indian Council of Agriculture Research- Research Complex for Eastern Region
  11. Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur (IIT)
  12. Institute for Himalayan Environment Research and Education (INHERE)
  13. Institute of Economic Growth, University of Delhi Enclave (IEG)
  14. Institute of Integrated Resource Management (IIRM)
  15. Megh Pyne Abhiyan
  16. National Institute of Disaster Management (NIDM)
  17. South Asian Forum for Environment (SAFE)
  18. Swayam Shikshan Prayog
  19. The Energy and Resource Institute (TERI)
  20. The Mountain Institute (TMI)
  21. The North East Slow Food and Agrobiodiversity Society
  22. Wildlife Institute of India (WII)


Knowledge Partners and Network

Partners in this category include universities and academic institutions; regional and global network organisations; science partners and thematic networks; institutions engaged in advocacy, outreach, knowledge sharing and exchange and dissemination including media organisations and publication houses.

  1. Aajeevika
  2. Appropriate Technologies
  3. Aryabhatta Research Institute of Observational Sciences (ARIES)
  4. Ashoka Trust for Research in Ecology and the Environment
  5. CSK Himachal Pradesh Agricultural University
  6. Dibrugarh University
  7. Divecha Center for Climate Change Indian Institution of Science, Greentech Knowledge Solution (GKSPL)
  8. Dr. YS Parmar University of Horticulture and Forestry
  9. Forest Research Institute
  10. Foundation of Innovation and Technology Transfer (FITT), Indian Institute of Technology (IIT)
  11. Greentech Knowledge Solutions (GKS)
  12. Himachal Pradesh Forest Department
  13. Himalayan Action Research Center (HARC)
  14. HNB Garhwal University
  15. Indian Institute of Science (IISc)
  16. Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER)
  17. Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology (IITM)
  18. Indian Space Research organization, Bangalore
  19. Jawaharlal Neharu University
  20. Meghalaya Basin Development Authority
  21. Meghalaya Livelihoods Improvement Project
  22. National Centre for Medium Range Weather Forecasting (NCMRWF)
  23. National Institute of Administrative Research, Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration, Mussoorie
  24. National Institute of Hydrology
  25. National Remote Sensing Centre
  26. Reuters Market Light, Mumbai
  27. Shoolini University
  28. Sikkim University
  29. Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS)
  30. Uttarakhand Livelihood Improvement Project
  31. Uttarakhand Organic Commodity Board
  32. Wadia Institute of Himalayan Geology (WIHG)