Altai Assistance Project, Inc.

Since 2003, a Montana and New York State - based nonprofit, Altai Assistance Project Inc. (AAP), a U.S. 501(c)3, has been working in the Altai Republic of Russia (http://eng.altai-republic.ru/) aiming at promotion of sustainable mountain development in similar mountain areas of the US, Russia (mostly in the Altai Republic) and the world (Nepal and others).

Working through extensive professional level personnel exchanges and sponsorship of activities in the Altai, AAP has concentrated on five thematic areas: 1. Strengthening of management and conservation systems of Altai protected natural areas, 2. Promotion of sustainable land use, 3. Demonstration of alternative energy use, 4. Development of community based tourism network, and 5. Conservation of natural and cultural heritage of mountain communities.

Member category Nongovernmental Organizations
Country United States
Area North and Central America and the Caribbean
Specific Region(s) Altai Republic of Russia, US, Nepal
Head Matthew Foley
Head title Executive Director
Focal Point title Executive Director
Focal Point Matthew Foley
Alternate Focal Point title Chair, Board of Directors
Alternate Focal Point Suzanne Becker
Address 2351 County Route 10, Wadhams, NY 12993, United States
Telephone 15189624514
Email riverat@igc.org
Email 2 susieb@localnet.com
03/06/2014
Electoral Group Global Civil Society Organizations
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