CAMP Alatoo Public Foundation
Who we are
CAMP Alatoo is a non-profit and non-governmental organization
founded in 2004 promoting sustainable development in the mountain
regions of Kyrgyzstan. CAMP Alatoo is a successor organization of the
Central Asian Mountain Partnership (CAMP), a program financed
by the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation.
CAMP Alatoo promotes sustainable development of mountain regions of Kyrgyzstan, and together with partner organizations working in Kazakhstan and Tajikistan, forms a regional CAMP network.
What we want
The overall goal is to contribute to the improvement of people’s livelihoods
in the mountain villages of Kyrgyzstan by encouraging a more
sustainable use of natural resources.
How we work
CAMP Alatoo pursues a trans-disciplinary and multi-stakeholder
approach based on local, regional and international partnerships
and experiences. CAMP Alatoo develops, adapts and implements
innovative, simple and effective technologies with an emphasis on
awareness raising and involvement by villagers, local institutions,
partner organizations and experts.
What we do
CAMP Alatoo supports the development of mountain villages by promoting
the sustainable use of natural resources through:
theoretical and practical trainings
• institutional development of NGOs
• soil and water conservation technologies
• energy saving technologies
• participatory pasture management
• integrated local risk management
• small grants