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Mountain Research and Development Vol 41, No 2 available online and open access
In this open issue, a case study from China shows how bird photography tourism benefitted both biodiversity and livelihoods. Research from the Indian Himalaya examines links between urbanization, hazards, and vulnerability. A global analysis offers insights into challenges for sustainable governance of mountains, and a study on Canada’s mountain systems provides a nationally coherent basis for research, policy, and work on social issues. Finally, another global assessment proposes principles and ways of developing a network of mountain observatories.
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The MRD Editorial Team
MRD Editorial Office, University of Bern, Centre for Development and Environment
Venue: ICIMOD Headquarters, Kathmandu, Nepal
Date: 13–14 June 2019
Contacts: Parth Sarathi Mahapatra and Siva Praveen Puppala
Recent advances in the field of air pollution research, ...
Mountain Research and Development Vol 37, No 4
Migration and Sustainable Development ...
Call for Proposals
Date of circulation: 30 March 2018
Original deadline: 7 May 2018
Extended deadline: 21 ...
The International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD) invites sealed bids from qualified and interested bidders to construct a Cowshed ...
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State of the Cryosphere in the Himalaya
With a focus on Sikkim and eastern Himalayas - gaps, challenges, and opportunities
Call for papers
Migration and Sustainable Development in Mountains
Migration is greatly affecting mountain societies and mountain ecosystems. Mountain Research and Development ...
Two new issues of MRD are complete. Vol 40, No 2, guest-edited by Davah Payne of the Global Mountain Biodiversity ...