About IYM 2002... Read an overview, take our guided tour, or download a full-colour concept paper in PDF
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The United Nations General Assembly has proclaimed 2002 as the International Year of Mountains (IYM). The aim of IYM 2002 is to ensure the well-being of mountain and lowland communities by promoting the conservation and sustainable development of mountain regions

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of the UN General Assembly Resolution
 12 July 2000 info@mountains2002.org  
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