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Books and booklets


Information Sheets/ Flyers

APMN Thematic Digests 

The Asia-Pacific Mountain Network (APMN) project of ICIMOD prepares periodic digests on various themes of international importance. Visit the digest page

  • Thematic digest - 'Biodiversity and Forest', Issue 25 (30 September 2011) 
  • Thematic digest - Water and Hazards, Issue 24 (22 September 2011)
  • Thematic digest - Mountain Climate Change, Issue 24 (15 September 2011) 
  • Thematic digest - Mountain Livelihood and Technology, Issue 24 (7 September 2011)
  • Thematic digest - Biodiversity and Forest, Issue 24 (30 August 2011)

Articles by ICIMOD staff in journals, books and other publications

  • Bajracharya, SR; Maharjan, SB; Shrestha, F (2011) ‘Glaciers shrinking in Nepal Himalaya.’  In Blanco, J; Kheradmand, H  (eds) Climate change: Geophysical foundations and ecological effects, pp 445-458. Rijeka: InTech
  • Chettri, N (2011) ‘Role of actors and institutions in regional tourism development in the Hindu Kush-Himalayan region.’  In Kruk, E; Kreutzmann, H; Richter, J (eds) Integrated tourism concepts to contribute to sustainable mountain development in Nepal, pp 154-170.  Bonn: GIZ
  • Kruk, E (2011) ‘Tourism and sustainable mountain development in the Hindu Kush-Himalayas.’  In Kruk, E; Kreutzmann, K; Richter, J (eds) Integrated tourism concepts to contribute to sustainable mountain development in Nepal, pp 15-29.  Bonn: GIZ
  • Kruk, E; Hermann K; Juergen, R  (2011)  Integrated tourism concepts to contribute to sustainable mountain development in Nepal  Bonn: GIZ
  • Lama, AK; Kruk, E (2011) Traditional Loba Menu.  Kathmandu: NTNC     
  • Lusiana, B; M van Noordwijk; D Suyamto; R Mulia; L Joshi; G Cadisch (2011) ‘Users’ perspectives on validity of a simulation model for natural resource management.’ International Journal of Agricultural Sustainability DOI:10.1080/14735903.2011.582362
  • Oven, K; Hua Ouyang; HK Nibanupudi; V Khadgi (2011) Building rural resilience in seismically active areas. IHRR Research brief No 2. Durham: Institute of Hazard, Risk and Resilience, Durham University 
  • Qamar, FM; H Ali; S Ashraf; A Daud; H Gillani; H Mirza; and HU Rehman (2011) ‘Distribution and habitat mapping of key fauna species in the selected areas of Western Himalaya, Pakistan’. In The Journal of Animal and Plant Sciences, 21(2 Suppl.): 2011, pp 396-399. ISSN: 1018-7081
  • Schild, A; Sharma, E (2011) ‘Sustainable mountain development revisited.’  Mountain Research and Development  31(3): 237-241
  • Shrestha, AB (2011) ‘Climate change and glaciers.’ In Singh, VP; Singh, P; Haritashya, UK (eds) Encyclopedia of snow, ice and glaciers, pp 145-152. Dordrecht: Springer 
  • Shrestha, AB; Aryal, R (2011) ‘Climate change in Nepal and its impact on Himalayan glaciers.’ Regional Environmental Change 11 (Suppl 1): S65-S77
  • Shrestha, M; GA Artan; SR Bajracharya; DK Gautam; SA Tokar (2011) ‘Bias-adjusted satellite-based rainfall estimates for predicting floods: Narayani Basin’.  Journal of Flood Risk Management    DOI: 10.1111/j.1753-318X.2011.01121.x