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With warming in the HKH being higher than the global average (ICIMOD, 2007), climate induced natural hazards are likely to be exacerbated, including severe glacial melting and the formation of glacial lakes and, GLOFs.
Part of the climate change experienced in the Himalayan region is a result of the greenhouse gas carbon dioxide (CO2), which can remain in the atmosphere and impact the climate for centuries.
Many records indicate that the trend of rising temperatures is more significant in mountain regions than adjacent lowlands. Climate models also suggest that the future will bring greater temperature increase and more erratic precipitation.
Pastoralism and agro-pastoralism
data tools for monitoring permafrost 23 Oct 2016 - 24 Oct 2016 ICIMOD at World Mountain Forum 2016 – ‘Mountains for our Future’ 17 Oct 2016 - 20 Oct 2016 Regional REDD+ Initiative: 2nd Regional Review and Planning Meeting for REDD+
The SERVIR-Himalaya (http://www.icimod.org/servir-himalaya) was established in October 2010 as a joint initiative of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), and ICIMOD and
Water resources assessment and monitoring
Mountain Environment Regional Information System
Cryosphere and Atmosphere
Ecosystems provide a network of services to communities that help sustain livelihoods. Integration of earth observation data with GIS makes it possible to quantify the supplies and demands of ecosystem services and provide reliable data for