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Silver linings in a challenging time

The past month has given me a sense of déjà vu. A number of our member countries have gone back ...

26 May 2021 Announcements
New issue of MRD published – How Can Education Contribute to Sustainable Mountain Development?

Mountain Research and Development Vol 40, No 4: How Can Education Contribute to Sustainable Mountain Development? A multiplicity of educational experiences, ...

25 May 2021 Past Anncouncements
Request for proposals: Documentary making for Sustainable Summits 2021

About ICIMOD The International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD) seeks to enable sustainable and resilient mountain development for improved ...

The Hindu Kush Himalaya could lead the way towards nature-based solutions

Nature is beautifully complex. Natural systems intertwine and depend on one another, with millions of species living and thriving together ...

A new generation of water experts: Watershed management professionals in Nepal to focus on reviving drying springs

Over the past four decades, since the Soil Conservation and Management Act came into force in 1982, government bodies in ...

6 May 2021 COP26
From disruption to resilience in the Hindu Kush Himalaya

The COVID-19 pandemic has left economies reeling and has underlined the fragility of communities already vulnerable to climate change.  As ...

Importance of glaciers for water availability in Pakistan

Snow and glacier meltwater from the Karakoram and western Himalaya provides water to 268 million people in the Indus basin ...

Increasing risk of glacial lake outburst floods in Hunza River basin

The Hunza River basin is economically important for both China and Pakistan as the China-Pakistan Economic ...