Mountain Initiative Updates

Mountains in Peril - Mainstreaming the sustainable mountain development agenda into climate change agreements

Cop16 Mexico 2010, ICIMOD Event

Venue: Cancun Messe; Room: Águila
Date: 2 December 2010
Time: 16:45 to 18:15
Contact Person: Dr Madhav Bahadur Karki, Dr Bhaskar Karky

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Mountain Alliance Initiative

Side Event: COP 16 and CMP 6, Cancun, Mexico

Date: 4 December 2010, Saturday
Time: 18:30-20:00 hrs
Venue: Sandia, Cancun Messe
Duration: 90 minutes

The objective of this side event is to bring together relevant government organizations, and leading expert institutions working in the f eld of climate change in the mountains from around the world to highlight the need to mainstream the Mountain Agenda in the UNFCCC process and in the upcoming Rio+20 Summit. Participating countries will also share experiences and expectations from the Mountain Initiative.

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