Over 220 participants attended the fifth Global Meeting of the Mountain Partnership on 11-13 December 2017 in Rome, Italy, under the theme ‘Mountains under pressure: climate, hunger, migration’. International Mountain Day coincided with the first day of the meeting, and participants heard high-level statements by founding members of the Mountain...
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Over 180 events marked International Mountain Day (IMD) around the world on 11 December 2017, when mountaineers, mountain lovers, governments and civil society groups gathered to celebrate mountain peoples and environments. Celebrations took place in more than 35 countries, including Albania, Bangladesh, Canada, Indonesia, Jamaica, Kenya, Morocco, Nepal, Switzerland and...
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A joint written statement by Mountain Partnership members the Russian Academy of Natural Sciences and The Mountain Institute, together with the Utah China Friendship Improvement Sharing Hands and Development and Commerce, has been accepted by the UN Secretariat for presentation during the upcoming 62nd session of...
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19.03.2018
International Conference on Natural Hazards and Disaster Management

International Conference on Natural Hazards and Disaster Management

Bali, Indonesia
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21.03.2018
10th World Congress on Snow and Mountain Tourism

10th World Congress on Snow and Mountain Tourism

Escaldes-Engordany, Andorra
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03.04.2018
2nd International Symposium on Agroecology

2nd International Symposium on Agroecology

Rome, Italy
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08.04.2018
Mountain Travel Symposium

Mountain Travel Symposium

South Lake Tahoe, California, United States
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04.06.2018
Mountain Futures 2018

Mountain Futures 2018

Yunnan, China
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04.06.2018
ForumAlpinum 2018

ForumAlpinum 2018

Breitenwang, Austria
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23.02.2018

Call for applicants, SMD Specialists

Call for applicants, SMD Specialists

The Mountain Partnership Secretariat is looking for qualified, motivated sustainable mountain development specialists to support its work at the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) headquarters in Rome, Italy. Interested individuals should apply online by 28 February 2018.

The Sustainable Mountain Development Specialist posts are located in the...

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23.02.2018

European events for IMD

European events for IMD

From the Alps to the Apennines to the Carpathians and beyond, International Mountain Day (IMD) was widely observed in Europe throughout the month of December. The Alpine Convention hosted the third edition of the Reading Mountains Festival, an opportunity to celebrate the cultural diversity of the Alps –...

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