Our partners contribution is essential in achieving our goal to promote sustainable tourism in the Sagarmatha National Park and the Khumbu region
From Fall 2023, Kiehl’s has partnered with Sagarmatha Next to sponsor the Carry Me
Back initiative to support the removal of waste and bring it out for proper recycling, as
well as encouraging refillables to reduce single-use plastics.
Bally Peak Outlook Foundation is on a mission to safeguard the world’s fragile mountain habitats from the adverse effects of excessive tourism and global climate change. Since 2023, the Foundation has partnered with Sagarmatha Next to empower local communities to implement sustainable change through various initiatives including the Carry Me Back program.
SPCC has partnered with Sagarmatha Next to find better solutions for waste management in the region. Along with BW2V, they have conducted a field-research to assess the situation, and propose alternatives to manage the waste on site as well as transport it to Kathmandu in an affordable manner. Sagarmatha Next provides technical and financial support to SPCC to improve the waste management system in the Khumbu region.