Grantee Profile

Mountain Institute

Grants to Mountain Institute

  • $250,000Active Strategy

    2008 (Inactive Grant)

    Conservation & Sustainable Development

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — To support community conservation in the transboundary region of the Khangchendzonga region between Nepal and Sikkim, India (over three years).

  • $300,000Active Strategy

    2005 (Inactive Grant)

    Conservation & Sustainable Development

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — To promote effective conservation management of the Kangchenjunga landscape in eastern Nepal and the Indian state of Sikkim through directed community participation (over three years).

  • $350,000Active Strategy

    2002 (Inactive Grant)

    Conservation & Sustainable Development

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — To promote community management of the Kangchenjunga Conservation Area in eastern Nepal and the Indian state of Sikkim (over three years).

  • $50,000

    2000 (Inactive Grant)

    Conservation

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — To monitor the impact of mining on the Huascaran Biosphere Reserve in Peru.

  • $100,000

    1997 (Inactive Grant)

    Conservation

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — To support a transboundary biodiversity program in Nepal, Tibet, and Sikkim (over three years).

  • $145,000

    1994 (Inactive Grant)

    Conservation

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — To support a transboundary program between Nepal and Tibet (over two years).

  • $225,000

    1991 (Inactive Grant)

    Conservation

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — To support conservation activities with government agencies in the Makalu-Barun National Park of Nepal and the Qomolangma Nature Preserve in Tibet (over two years).

  • $35,000

    1987 (Inactive Grant)

    Conservation

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — To support a conference regarding the Heart of the Himalayas Conservation Program.

The MacArthur Foundation awarded Mountain Institute $1,455,000 between 1978 and 2016.

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