Nepal Earthquake 2015

International Biodiversity Day

Message from the Director General

The region’s biodiversity is the basis of ecosystem goods and services that contribute to the region’s economic growth and are key to sustaining livelihoods and industries that support more than 200 million people in the mountains and up to 1.3 billion people in downstream river basins and benefit the global community.



Glacier change in the Everest region

The paper, written by an international team of researchers, presents the first detailed modelling study of all glaciers in the Dudh Koshi basin in the Everest region of Nepal. This blog post aims to provide a bit of background on modelling glaciers and glacier change, explain the methods we used, and discuss the main results...

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Disaster Recovery and Reconstruction Information Platform

Multi-stakeholder Inception Meeting on Policy and Advocacy for Reforming Brick Sector

River Symposium

21-24 September 2015

Early bird registration: 30 Jun

Healthy Rivers
Healthy Economies