The Partners Nepal (TPN) is a non-profit making organization established in 2012 to serve the mountain communities in Conservation and Restoration of mountain environment, natural and cultural heritage conservation and improve health sectors through community driven participatory approach. The Partners Nepal inspired those who loves and cares the mountain communities to work with friends and partners in Nepal in different fields.

The Partners Nepal’s project area lies in Solukhumbu District of eastern Nepal. The Conservation & Restoration of Alpine Ecosystems, Rebuilding of Cultural Heritage, Rebuilding and Restoration programs in Pasanglhamu Rural Municipality Ward-4 Khumjung previously known as Khumjung VDC and the Health Sector Improvement in Mahakulung Rural Municaplity-1, Bung, Solukhumbu, Nepal.

TPN’s constitution had defined that our programs and activities could implement in the mountain communities throughout Nepal but we have focused only in Solukhumbu due to nature of our project priority. TPN’s office is located in the district Headquarter in Salleri since 2015-2016.

Our Vision Is:

To establish a platform for mountain communities in conserving mountain ecosystems, conservation & restoration of natural and cultural heritage improving sustainable livelihoods of mountain communities.

Our Mission is:

To help impoverished communities develop sustainable source of income and establish practices that will regenerate the local environment for current and future generations

The Partners Nepal was established by individuals with long experience serving mountain communities in different fields, such as protected area management, community forest management, natural and cultural heritage conservation and restoration, conservation and restoration of fragile alpine ecosystems, community-based ecotourism and livelihood improvement. TPN’s strength is that the long-term staff served at The Mountain Institute (TMI) who seeks to help such deprived mountain communities.

We are the mountain community and former employee of The Mountain Institute founded and registered The Partners Nepal in 2012. Since then The Partners Nepal inspired those who loves and cares the mountain communities to work with friends and partners in Nepal in different fields such as protected area management, community forest management, natural and cultural heritage conservation and restoration, community based ecotourism and livelihood environment through community driven participatory approach.

The Partners Nepal began to work only after 2014 in Solukhumbu and Sankhuwasaba District in east Nepal in community based Tourism, Natural and Cultural Heritage, Conservation and Restoration of Mt. Everest Ecosystems, adaptation of climate change and global warming, earthquake relief program and health improvement.

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Ang-Rita-Sherpa

ANG RITA SHERPA

Chairman

ANG RITA SHERPA

Chairman

31 years of experience in management of protected areas, eco-tourism, community-based tourism, and sustainable and livelihood development

+977 9851038386
BHEEM RAJ RAI

BHEEM RAJ RAI

Secretary

BHEEM RAJ RAI

Secretary

worked in The Mountain Institute as Conservation and Livelihood Program Officer over the period before joining The Partners Nepal

+977 9851235266
BHALA KAJI RAI (KULUNG)

BHALA KAJI RAI (KULUNG)

Treasurer

BHALA KAJI RAI (KULUNG)

Treasurer

the project officer of Himalayan Natural Fibre Foundation since 2008 and involved at The Mountain Institute’s Nepal programs from 1999-2008 in various positions including the finance and program officer from 2003-2008

KARMA BHUTIA

KARMA BHUTIA

Executive Member

KARMA BHUTIA

Executive Member

over 18 years’ professional experience in designing, implementing, monitoring and evaluating development of high value medicinal and aromatic plants (MAPs) cultivation and conservation

+977 9841224173
SHOVA RAI

SHOVA RAI

Executive Member

SHOVA RAI

Executive Member

involved at The Mountain Institute’s Nepal program before she joined the International Humanitarian Organization.She is a passionate advocate of peace, human rights and social development

+977 9841890144
TSEDAR BHUTIA

TSEDAR BHUTIA

Executive Member

TSEDAR BHUTIA

Executive Member

served as Monitoring and Evaluation Officer at The Mountain Institute (www.mountain.org)before becoming the Programme Manager at Himalayan Natural Fibre Foundation ((www.hnff.org)

+977 9861563350
DAMBAR BAHADUR THAPA

DAMBAR BAHADUR THAPA

Executive Member

DAMBAR BAHADUR THAPA

Executive Member

over 20 years of experience in participatory natural resource management and community development program and Climate Change Adaptation(Community-based consultation on “climate change and adaptation program”

+977 9851054565