UCA's existing and expanding network of partners is engaged in the strategic development and implementation of the MSRI.

Partners include, but are not limited to:

Aga Khan Development Network
Aga Khan Foundation
Aga Khan Music Initiative
Rural Development

Disaster Risk Management Initiative
Aga Khan Agency for Habitat
Mountain Societies Development Support Programme
Prince Sadruddin Aga Khan Fund for the Environment

Regional Hosting
Mountain Partnership

Network Memberships
Eurasia Pacific Network
Himalayan University Consortium
International Mountain Society

University Partners
University of Alberta
University of Bern’s Centre for Development and Environment
DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service)
Michigan State University
University of Montana
University of British Columbia

Central Asian Partners & Experts
MSRI is engaging Central Asian governments, mountain communities, universities, Academies of Science and individual scholars and experts to determine research priorities, provide critical inputs, and ensure that MSRI research has clear applied outputs.