ICIMOD is a knowledge, learning, and enabling centre developing and sharing information and knowledge and using innovation and effective communications to empower the eight regional member countries (RMCs) of the HKH – Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, China, India, Myanmar, Nepal, and Pakistan – and their people.ICIMOD aims to serve the region through information and knowledge generation and sharing to find solutions to critical mountain problems. ICIMOD bridges science with policies and on-the-ground practices. It provides a regional platform where policy makers, experts, planners, and practitioners can exchange ideas and perspectives towards the achievement of sustainable mountain development. ICIMOD facilitates knowledge exchange Mission across the region, helps customize international knowledge and tailor it to the region’s needs, and brings regional issues to the global stage. ICIMOD sees knowledge-sharing initiatives as a source of inspiration, innovation, and questioning, helping in the design of future strategies.
Men, women, and children of the Hindu Kush Himalayas enjoy improved wellbeing in a healthy mountain environment.
To enable sustainable and resilient mountain development for improved and equitable livelihoods through knowledge and regional cooperation.