International Conference on

Mountain People Adapting to Change

Solutions Beyond Boundaries Bridging 
Science, 
Policy, and Practice
Kathmandu, Nepal
9 - 12 November 2014

Conference Objectives

  • Share evidence-based scientific knowledge to improve the understanding of, and action on, adaptation, particularly to climate change
  • Boost awareness and engagement by facilitating dialogue on adaptation in the Hindu Kush Himalayas among ICIMOD’s regional member countries and by bridging the fields of science, policy, and practice
  • Foster partnerships for action by strengthening regional cooperation and partnerships, towards addressing adaptation and vulnerability in the entire HKH region