• Development of a data base on the various natural resources and socio-economic dimensions.
  • To improve knowledge about climate change and¬† the associated risk.
  • Studying the traditional knowledge system and its preservation¬† and conservation.
  • Modelling and prediction of future trends on the potential impact of climate change on the different sectors.
  • Networking with different institutes to share knowledge and expertise.
  • To increase awareness of the planners and policy makers about the effect of climate change.
  • Training and capacity building for better adaptation and mitigation of climate change impacts.
  • Development of regional cooperation to design appropriate strategies and alternative policies for management of the mountain ecosystem in the region.