ICIMOD Knowledge Showcased at Planet Nepal 2012

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ICIMOD hosted an information booth during Planet Nepal 2012, an event celebrating art and environment in Kathmandu 9–11 November. Two documentaries made with technical information, expert interviews, and knowledge from ICIMOD – A Dark Cloud on Top of the World and Revealed: Himalayan Meltdown – were highlighted during the event. A slideshow on biodiversity and livelihood options in the buffer zone of the Koshi Tappu Wildlife Reserve and a 3D visualization of the eastern Himalayas were also on display in the booth along with ICIMOD posters and publications. Other activities during the event, which was organized by the Alliance Francaise of Kathmandu and the Embassy of France in Nepal in partnership with ICIMOD, included art exhibitions, documentary shows, concerts, digital painting projections, and discussions on climate change.