VISION

A Climate-Smart World

MISSION

Sustainable Solutions

CLIMATE SMART START-UPS

National Volunteer Nepal

An official Volunteering Network of Nepal jointly run by Government of Nepal and HCI to mobilise and deploy National Volunteers in various nation-building efforts to spread harmony.

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The Gen Nep Impact

A Youth Career Development Program that promotes and enables Nepali youth to be factors of change driving the nation towards sustainable and inclusive development.

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Hi Mate!

Bringing volunteers and youth from across the world, getting them engaged in inspirational and result-oriented work in Nepal.

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Hamri Bahini

The Green Angels- Social Enterprise creating Green Jobs for Nepali women with less formal education. Helping them in a sustainable way.

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Nagar Mitra- Friends of the city

Enhancing social profile and economic status of waste workers of Nepal. Helping them meet their healthcare, education and capacity building needs.

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Sadbhaw Scholarships

Free and Fair Scholarships for 100,000 students all over Nepal by engaging community leaders and raising resources locally from institutions and individuals.

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Jalabayu Anukul

Helping Nepali Businesses and Industries get environment-friendly and climate- smart. Help them get competitive while improving their market image.

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No thanks! Minimalism Movement

A youth-led movement of re-learning and un-learning practices to establish culture of giving and sharing to solve one of the biggest challenge of our generation, i.e over-consumption

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8,700
National Volunteers registered
800
Champions of Sustainable Development created
202
MoUs signed with Partners
80,500
Citizens directly involved

Himalayan Climate Initiative (HCI) believes that for any non-profit organization to operate and succeed it must have significant support and trust of its stakeholders. HCI believes that in order for any organization to be a truly sustainable entity, it must be creating positive values in Social, Environmental and Economic domains. HCI sets its Goals and measures its Impact using the triple bottom-line approach as accepted globally.

2548
Scholarships distributed
1256
Employment created
696
Homes built
15,727
People helped
80,696
Volunteering Hours dedicated
282
Waste Workers' Income significantly enhanced
785 tons
Green House Gas reduced through PET Bottles recycling
6,762 tons
Green House Gas reduced through Plastic Bag Ban in Kathmandu (upon implementation)
1
Major Industry chosen to go ‘Climate Smart’ way
300
300 kgs Goods saved from going to Land field

Our Team

“Since its inception in 2011, HCI, a youth driven not-for-profit organization, has been involved with the incubation and sustaining climate-smart enterprises and charitable initiatives. After successfully floating almost a dozen climate-smart start-ups, HCI has now set-up professionally run Climate-Smart Enterprise Incubation Hub (CSEI Hub) at Kathmandu.”

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