Gunnison to Majkhali
Read blog posts, articles, and watch videos of students at Western State Colorado University's School of Environment & Sustainability trip to Majkhali, India. They seek to build a Sister Cities mountain partnership between Gunnison, CO and Majkhali, India to benefit society, environment, and economy as well as promoting stewardship of the land and zero waste, and strengthen resiliency in an ever changing environment. They are partnering with a non-profit organization Foundation for the Contemplation of Nature for accommodations and gathering knowledge on sustainable and resilient practices happening in India.
Follow updates and read about unique experiences and key findings from the Global Citizens traveling to India. The group has observed and listened to resilient communities from trekking through the Himalayas to farming the fields of Majkhali as well as collaborating with the Foundation for the Contemplation of Nature.
Learn about the Mountain Resiliency 397 course and the Gunnison-Majkhali sister cities partnership through Sister Cities International as well as the importance of headwaters communities and understand the goals, purposes, and studies for traveling to the Himalayas. Watch Dr. John Hausdoerffer and others explain their perspective on the trip.