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Tourism in Mountain Regions - Hopes, Fears and Realities

Tourism in Mountain Regions - Hopes, Fears and Realities

01.09.2014

Mountain regions across the globe are important tourist destinations. Today, there is practically no region in the world where the special qualities of mountains are not acknowledged by tourists. For many mountain regions,
tourism has become an important economic resource, bringing new jobs and incomes, and supporting traditional systems that would otherwise be in...

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Mountains as the water towers of the world: A call for action on the sustainable development goals (SDGs)

31.03.2014

Mountains as the water towers of the world: A call for action on the sustainable development goals (SDGs)
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High-Altitude Rangelands and their Interfaces in the Hindu Kush Himalayas

High-Altitude Rangelands and their Interfaces in the Hindu Kush Himalayas

06.12.2013

This publication, issued on the 30th anniversary of the International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD), contains a collection of papers and scholarly articles by ecologists, natural resource managers, and other professionals working on the high-altitude rangelands of the Hindu Kush Himalayan region. The interfaces between high-altitude rangelands and other...

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 United Nations General Assembly Resolution: Sustainable Mountain Development (2013)

United Nations General Assembly Resolution: Sustainable Mountain Development (2013)

13.02.2014

Resolution adopted by the General Assembly on Sustainable mountain development at 68th Session.
A/68/438/Add.9 

 

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Quito Declaration Charter for World Mountain People (2003)

Quito Declaration Charter for World Mountain People (2003)

04.09.2003

The representatives of Mountain Territories from forty countries met on 20 September 2002 in Quito (Ecuador) taking into account the declarations issued at preparatory meetings of Achocalla (August 2002, Bolivia) and Yuksam (April 2002, India), adopted the main points of the following declaration during the 2nd World Meeting of Mountain...

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Erzurum Report

Erzurum Report

28.01.2014

The Fourth Global Meeting of the Mountain Partnership was held in Erzurum, Turkey on 17-20 September 2013, and attended by 110 participants, representing 95 MP members, including 35 governments and a further 35 participants from the host country, Turkey. The meeting comprised an opening session, a general assembly of the...

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