Press releases

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29 Jul 2022 Press releases
ICIMOD’s Director General emphasises regional partnerships for mountain development

On 22 July 2022, the Ministry of Forests and Environment (MoFE), Government of Nepal hosted a consultative meeting with parliamentarians ...

10 Jun 2022 Press releases
UNDP and ICIMOD sign an agreement to build resilience in the Hindu Kush Himalayan countries

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD), headquartered in Nepal, entered into a partnership to promote ...

8 Jun 2022 Press releases
Adaptation solutions portal launched

Kathmandu, 8 June: ICIMOD’s Resilient Mountain Solutions (RMS) Initiative is pleased to announce the launch of its

20 May 2022 Press releases
Effects of melting glaciers on food production in South Asia

Millions of farmers in South Asia depend on meltwater from the Himalayas. Melting glaciers, rainwater and groundwater allow farmers downstream ...

21 Apr 2022 SERVIR-HKH
Land Cover Monitoring System for Nepal Launched

Kathmandu, 22 April: The Forest Research and Training Centre (FRTC) is pleased to announce the launch of Nepal’s National ...

23 Mar 2022 Press releases
Assured markets for yak dairy products to sustain an age-old herding culture in the Kangchenjunga Landscape

On 23 March 2022, the International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD), Surketham Dairy Cooperative Limited (SDCL), and Nepal Dairy ...

10 Mar 2022 Press releases
FCDO and ICIMOD collaborate with the Pakistan Ministry of Climate Change to generate data on brick industry emissions

On March 4 2022, the Foreign, Commonwealth, and Development Office (FCDO) Pakistan and the International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development ...

8 Feb 2022 Press releases
ICIMOD collaborated research finds Everest’s highest glacier could disappear by mid-century

A recent article published in the Nature Portfolio journal Climate and Atmospheric Research reports that the ice ...