Links

Organizations

  • Nature Link
    Mountain Shepherds US partner that connects people and nature through research, advocacy, and education.
  • Equations
    Organization dedicated to building equitable tourism which bring economic benefits directly to all segments of the host community, particularly women and indigenous peoples.
  • ICIMOD
    The International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD) based in Kathmandu has recently commissioned a study on ‘Equity and Poverty in the Management of Common Property Resources in the Hindu Kush-Himalayas’ as part of its Participatory Action Research Programme.
  • Mountain Forum
    a global network of individuals and organisations concerned with the well being of mountain people, their environments and cultures
  • World Tourism Organisation
    a specialized agency of the United Nations, serves as a global forum for tourism policy issues and practical source of tourism know-how
  • Kalpavriksh
    Voluntary group working since 1979 on environmental education, research, campaigns, and direct action.
  • Momo Tours
    Our friend who leads tours from Mussoorie to Ladakh and the Garhwal Himalayas.
  • Uttarakhand Solidarity Network
    Supporting social movements and casting a critical eye on Uttarakhand affairs since 1997.

Ecotourism Hot Spots

  • Great Himalayan National Park
    Situated next door in Himachal Pradesh, the GHNP has shared some of the same experiences as Nanda Devi, and is making strides towards developing its ecotourism potential.