Himalayan Consensus Summit (HCS) is a multi-stakeholder event involving members of the civil society, government, development institutions and the private sector across the Himalayan region. HCS provides a platform for global thought leaders to explore new opportunities to scale up environment friendly, sustainable and social businesses.
The agenda of the HCS program is to design and create sustainable alternative solutions based on grass root and alternative efforts that are being developed. It aims to implement innovative solutions of social entrepreneurs into globally relevant models for environmentally enhanced economic development that applies Himalayan traditions towards contemporary challenges and priorities, and harmonizes the concerns of human communities, commercial enterprises, and the natural environment.
Our Core Principles
- Protecting ethnic diversity and indigenous identity
- Facilitating sustainable economic programs, innovative financial models and socially-responsible businesses
- Prioritizing environmental protection and community development