Mountain Partnership, The

Posted: 14 May 2008

The Mountain Partnership is a voluntary alliance of partners dedicated to improving the lives of mountain people and protecting mountain environments around the world.Launched at the2002 World Summit for Sustainable Development, the Mountain Partnership taps the wealth and diversity of resources, information, knowledge, and expertise of its members (governments, intergovernmental organizations, and others) to support positive change in mountain areas through Partnership Initiatives, which are both regional and thematic. The list of members provides links to their websites.