and Area of Operation
To undertake in-depth research and
development studies on environmental problems of the Indian Himalayan Region.
To identify and strengthen the local
knowledge of the environment and contribute towards strengthening researches
of regional relevance in the scientific Institutions, Universities/NGOs
and Voluntary agencies working in the Himalayan region, through interactive
To evolve and demonstrate suitable
technological packages and delivery systems for sustainable development
of the region in harmony with local perceptions.