Quantcast

From the Director General

Our Director General offers his take on what’s happening within and beyond the region.

Building a future in harmony with nature

This year’s theme for the International Day of Biological Diversity, “Our solutions are in nature”, is a timely reminder to ...

The pandemic must bring us together

It is clear that the impacts of the COVID-19 crisis are very high for the people of the Hindu Kush ...

ICIMOD’s work and the COVID-19 crisis

I feel fortunate that ICIMOD colleagues have the opportunity to work at home, and to safely work during this COVID-19 ...

Celebrating World Water Day 2020: Water and climate change

Rivers have been the life force of civilizations from time immemorial. The Indus Valley, Ganges, and Mesopotamia civilizations all emerged ...

#EachforEqual: Changing self for equality in the HKH

Today, the topic of gender equality has gained visibility in all spheres of life, penetrating the public consciousness and discourse ...

Raising ambition and action

2019 proved to be a year where evidence, awareness, and action around environment and climate reached new heights. One overarching ...

Even 1.5 degrees is too hot for our mountains

A key finding of the HKH Assessment Report is that 1.5 degrees is too hot for the Hindu ...

Putting People First

In late August this year, we hosted our first International Forum on the Cryosphere and Society in Kathmandu. ...