The winners of the first international online digital photography contest, “We Love Mountains,” held to mark International Mountain Day have been announced. The top three pictures in two categories - mountain peoples and family farming - and the top 25 finalists overall were selected. Prizes include a collection of publications by...
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A new website was launched to serve as a platform to engage Mountain Partnership members and other mountain stakeholders in the North and Central American and the Caribbean, region by facilitating dialogue and exchanges within the regional network. VERTEX, a joint initiative of the Aspen International Mountain Foundation (AIMF) and the
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India is one of the youngest country in the world - with its current youth population. Thus, building youths’ capacities to address the emerging challenges of climate change, conduct research and engage in development work is an imperative. Keeping in mind this perspective, the Central Himalayan Environment Association...
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The Mountain Partnership is a United Nations voluntary alliance of partners dedicated to improving the lives of mountain peoples and protecting mountain environments around the world. The partnership addresses the challenges that mountain regions are facing by tapping the wealth and diversity of resources, knowledge, information and expertise, in...
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Forests and trees sustain and protect us in invaluable ways. They provide the clean air that we breathe and the water that we drink. They host and safeguard the planet’s biodiversity and act as our natural defence against climate change. Life on earth is made possible and sustainable thanks to...
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"Cordillera de Los Andes, una oportunidad para la integración y desarrollo de América del Sur", or "The Andes, an opportunity for integration and development in South America” describes a regional coordination mechanism being developed by six Andean countries as the result of a project coordinated by the Mountain Partnership Seceretariat...
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06.03.2015

Two new books on African mountain development

Two new books on African mountain development

On 4 March 2015, Albertine Rift Conservation Society (ARCOS), United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and Partners released two landmark publications to guide the sustainable mountain development (SMD) agenda in Africa during the 15th regular session of the African Ministerial Conference on Environment (AMCEN), which took place in Cairo,...

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05.03.2015

Quality term for mountain products in EU

Quality term for mountain products in EU

Entitled “Quality from the mountains – Prosperity for people and territories”, the IXth European Mountain Convention took place in Bilbao, Spain, on 22–24 October 2014, organized by Euromontana (European Association of Mountain areas) and the Basque Government.

During the three days, 300 mountain stakeholders discussed the opportunities for the development of...

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