• Seminar on Earthquake Learning at INSA on August20, 2015
  • Timber Line Project site
  • Village Consultation
  • Timber Line Project site
  • Bio Gas
  • Swachta Pakhwara
  • Timber line project site
  • Bird Watching
  • Vermin composting
  • Beginning of CHEA: 1983 : Seminar on Environmental Regeneration in Himalaya

Winners of Photography Competition on Wildlife in High Himalayas (2017)

under "Timberline and Altitudinal Gradient Ecology of Himalayas, and Human Use Sustenance in a Warming Climate"


     CHEA is accredited as Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (SIRO), by Department of Scientific and Industrial Research, Government of India.      CHEA is Member of Mountain Partnership, Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations.      Founder Member of Himalayan River Alliance (HIRA).      Member of Global Alliance for Climate-Smart Agriculture (Facilitation unit based at FAO).      MoU with GBPNIHESD, MoEF & CC, GoI, Kosi-Katarmal, Almora for Lab-to-Land approach.      MoU with Department of Forestry and Environment Science, Kumaon University, Nainital.      Quarterly Receipt of Foreign Contribution.

Thematic Group


Climate Change

with specific reference to Mountains and Adaptation Interventions for Mountain...


Rural Livelihood Initiative

in Mountain regions for reducing Rural Poverty...


Art, Culture & Handicraft

promotion of mountain's Art and craft...


Research & Documentation

of the Mountain and the Regional Best Practices...

News & Activities

18th February 2018, University of Bremen , Germany. "SUNRAISE kick-off meeting - held in Bremen University, representatives of all the partner organisations met for first SUNRAUSE Assembly, the kick-off meeting and, discussed and approved the details of the project implementation, modalities of project management, and the next steps."

27th June 2017, UCOST, Dehradun. "Workshop on - Connecting Science with Practice and Policy for Resilience Towards Climate Change Risks in Uttarakhand" inaugurated by Hon'ble Chief Minister of Uttarakhand Shri Trivendra Singh Rawat"

19th - 20th February 2017, Pithoragarh. "Follow-up of KSLCD 5th Programme Steering Committee meeting"

28th - 30th December 2016, Gangolihaat. "Diversity - Our Identity Our Heritage" celebrated at Haat-Kalika Heritage Tourism Complex.

17th December 2016, Naini Tal. 36th CHEA's Annual General Meeting held at CHEA office at Nainital

20th Oct 2016 at the Fair light Resort, Nainital. Half day FAO mission team & Civil Society Workshop on Green Agriculture in the landscape both within and arround the Corbet National Park.

30th July 2016, Bhim Tal. Workshop on "Bamboo for Wider Networking and Leveraging Resources" at YMCA, Bhimatal

6th and 7th May 2016, Naini Tal. Workshop on "Transboundary Sharing of Knowledge on Good Management Practices for Yrsa Gumba (Cordyceps sinensis) in KSL India" at Keth and Himkhola villages in Pithoragarh district

21th to 26th April, 2016, Naini Tal. Village level Community Led Total Senitation Awareness Programme in Pithoragarh district

14th April 2016, Naini Tal. 2 days Inception Workshop cum Discussion Meeting at Lake Resort, Naukuchiyatal (Nainital) under National Mission for Himalayan Studies, GBPIHED supported project titled "Indian Himalayan Timberline Project"

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