Securing Livelihoods, Conservation, Sustainable Use and Restoration of High Range Himalayan Ecosystems (SECURE)Himalayas

Project Summary

To promote the sustainable management of alpine pastures and forests in the high range Himalayan ecosystems that secures conservation of globally significant wildlife, including endangered snow leopard and their habitats, ensure sustainable livelihoods and community socio-economic benefits

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Environment, Forest, and Climate Change
GEF Period:
GEF - 6
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
195,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
11,544,192 USD
Co-financing Total
60,820,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
1,038,977 USD
Total Cost 72,559,192.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
09 Jun 2015
Preparation Grant Approved
07 Jul 2015
Project Approved for Implementation
21 Jun 2017
Project closed