The ICIMOD Exhibition Booth

6-17 October 2012
Venue: Exhibition Hall, The Alpensia Resort
ICIMOD Booth No: A-43

This exhibition booth will:

  • Provide information materials and posters on ICIMOD’s transboundary programme and initiatives;
  • Present video clips and photo stories on the collection and management of Cordyceps Sinensis (Yarsagumba), a high-value but exploited medicinal plant found in the Himalayas
  • Showcase various forms of traditional knowledge and mechanisms for accessing genetic resources and sharing benefits
  • Showcase ICIMOD’s work on mountain ecosystem services 
  • Show video clips/documentary on traditional knowledge about the use of high-value mountain medicinal and aromatic plants 
  • Promotional materials on the importance of mountain ecosystem and biodiversity, with a particular focus on the Hindu Kush Himalayan (HKH) region 
  • Present validated frameworks of ecosystem management and long-term environmental and socio-ecological monitoring
  • Share the lessons learned in planning and implementing the CBD agenda at the ground level