Central Himalayan Rural Action Group

CHIRAG is a rural development organization based in the Kumaun region of Uttarakhand in India, which is situated at the tri-junction of Nepal, Tibet and India. . It aims to improve the quality of life of rural people – especially the poor and women – in the Central Himalaya. It does so through interventions in health, education, livelihood and natural resource management, and by providing access to diversified livelihood options. CHIRAG  promote the sustainable ownership and management of common resources by the community’