Creative & Effective Institution
MacArthur Foundation, USA awarded Resources Himalaya with the Creative and Effective Institutions Award 2007. Resources Himalaya has received the prestigious Award for the followings: 1) it has been a creative and effective work that is central to the Foundation’s strategic priorities and has a positive impact on its field; (2) it is at a critical or strategic moment in its development; (3) It has demonstrated strong leadership and stable financial management; and (4) it can deploy resources at this scale.
The award ceremony was held at the MacArthur Foundation Headquarters and the resources Himalaya team visited Chicago to receive the award from the Foundation President Jonathan Fenton. They also had the honor to meet Mr. Jimmy Carter, former President of the United States at the Foundation Headquarters.