The 2022 United Nations Secretary-General (UNSG) report on sustainable mountain development is now available online in the six UN languages. Every three years, the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) as the mandated lead UN agency on mountains, together with the Mountain Partnership Secretariat is tasked to prepare the UNSG report on...
The Mountain Partnership Secretariat (MPS) 2021 Annual Report is now available online. The publication outlines the MPS' key achievements in promoting sustainable mountain development in 2021. The report documents the Secretariat's work in the areas of advocacy, communication and knowledge management, brokering joint action and leading capacity development initiatives. It highlights...
Delegates from mountain countries around the world will convene in Aspen on 26-29 September to attend the Sixth Global Meeting of the Mountain Partnership, the main event of the International Year of Sustainable Mountain Development 2022. The Mountain Partnership is the United Nations voluntary alliance of partners dedicated to mountain...
Every year around the world, there are hundreds of festivals that take place to celebrate the art of film and its power to communicate. Many film festivals focus on a specific theme or type of film. In fact, there are a number of film festivals dedicated specifically to mountains and...

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03.10.2022
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2nd Global Mountain Sustainability Forum

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25.10.2022
XII European Mountain Convention

XII European Mountain Convention

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22.11.2022
EUSALP Annual Forum 2022

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Trento, Italy
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05.12.2022
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08.12.2022
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Conference of Mediterranean Mountain National Parks

Marrakech, Morocco
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25.09.2022

Kyrgyz Republic hosts high-level meeting on sustainable mountain development in New York

Kyrgyz Republic hosts high-level meeting on sustainable mountain development in New York

A high-level meeting on sustainable mountain development was organized by the delegation of the Kyrgyz Republic jointly with the Mountain Partnership Secretariat of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) on the eve of the seventy-seventh session of the United Nations (UN) General Assembly on 19 September...

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23.09.2022

FAO and Slow Food renew collaboration to improve smallholder livelihoods

FAO and Slow Food renew collaboration to improve smallholder livelihoods

FAO and Slow Food International have launched a new partnership to help mountain and island communities develop more resilient economies and create conditions that improve the livelihoods of local people.

Under a three-year Memorandum of Understanding (2022-2024), the two organisations will work together to support smallholder farmers, forest dwellers and fisherfolk...

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