Eco-AlterNATIVE Tours (EANT) operates in the Copper Canyon in the Mexican state of Chihuahua at an elevation of 2,345m with the goal to bring about change in how tourism operates in this region by minimizing its impact on the Indigenous communities.
Family business Eco-Tours tourism agency in Montenegro aims to promote intelligently the beauty of Montenegro mountains, mainly in the Northern part of country, through sustainable and community-based tourism.
As a member of the Pamirs Eco-Cultural Tourism Association (PECTA, www.pecta.tj), Pamir Horse Adventure is a local tour-operator and community-based tourism organisation which operated in Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan.
The overarching goal of the Horse Patrol Team of the Mount Kenya Trust (HPT) is to enhance the capacity of law enforcement personnel within Mount Kenya National Park and Reserve that in turn will decrease the level of poaching and other illegal activities.
In response to forest loss, habitat decrease and drop of biodiversity, students, teachers, farmers, environmentalists and designers came together in 2013 in the eastern region of Nepal to create the 'Koshi Tappu Kanchenjunga Biodiversity Education Livelihood Tera Studio' or KTK-BELT project.
A recent video production from Spain provides an interesting insight into the mountain access debate and the sometimes complex relationship between climbing and conservation. The video is titled ‘Prohibido escalar’ (No Climbing) and available to view below (in Spanish with English subtitles). The video opens with the explanation...