4.3 Million people, worldwide, die each year from the effects of Household Air Pollution caused by dirty cookstoves
-World Health Organization
Help change the world
one clean cook stove at a time.
We are saving lives in the high Himalayas of Nepal.
Our sincere thanks to all the wonderful and very talented people who helped create this Video:
Shot & Edited by Wendy Shuey.
Awards and Nominations
We have not won any awards, yet, but have been nominated for:
Outdoor Inspiration Award - 2014 - Nominated by adidas
Outdoor Retailer’s Association
Citation of Merit - 2015 - Nominated by The Explorers Club
What We Do & Why We Do It
The Himalayan Stove Project is a US Based, not-for-profit philanthropic project. We believe that each of us have a moral responsibility to ‘give back’ to this world. We believe in the … Read More
How We Do It
Our “business model” is simple and direct. We undertake those tasks that we do well, and bring competent partners into our program to do the things that they do well. We are staffed almost … Read More
Our first pilot deployment of 48 stoves was put into the field in November 2010. As of mid 2014 we have distributed over 3,000 stoves in numerous communities in the Nepal Himalayas, from the Sikkim / … Read More