Mountain livelihoods

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Year: 2018
Mountain and hill areas form a substantial part of The Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation (BIMSTEC) region – over 1
Year: 2018
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Mount Kailash is a holy mountain on the western edge of the Tibetan Plateau in China

In the monsoon of 2016, an international team of social scientists, artists and members of the local community undertook a difficult 300-kilometre long trek from district Humla, western Nepal, into the Tibetan Autonomous Region, China. The aim was to document and understand the contemporary rhythms of livelihoods, material culture and perceptions of the sacred among the communities living along an ancient southern route to Mount Kailash, which had been in use for transborder trade and pilgrimage for several centuries. This book, studded with lush photographs, brings to life several individuals and scenes encountered during this expedition—stories of the past, of change, of aspirations, of the sheer beauty and vulnerabilities of life in one of the least accessible but most sacred corners of the world
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Year: 2018
Faced with a complex and uncertain future, the coming years are even more so for mountains that contend with rising temperatures, dwindling natural resources, and rapidly increasing outmigration
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Year: 2018
2017 was final year in ICIMOD's third medium-term action plan (2013-2017)
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Year: 2018
Excessive demand for ecosystem services arising from rapidly growing human population and several anthropogenic activities have led to the extensive modification of vital ecosystems of the world
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Year: 2018
Funded by the European Union with a grant of 10 million euros, the Support to Rural Livelihoods and Climate Change Adaptation in the Himalayas (Himalica) Programme successfully developed, tested and scaled innovative livelihoods options to increase the resilience of mountain communities in the Hindu Kush Himalaya (HKH)
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Year: 2018
In the present publication, thirty technologies and approaches from the Nepal Conservation Approaches and Technologies (NEPCAT) database, documented using the WOCAT tool, are being published as printed fact sheets to facilitate sharing with a wider audience
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Year: 2018
The Hindu Kush Himalayan region has experienced great changes in the past five years, with rapid population growth, economic development, urbanization, and high rates of out-migration and consequent feminization of rural activities
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Year: 2018
The Action Research in Udayapur district of Nepal set out to assess the role of the gender-sensitive capacity building along with community level extension services in enhancing the adaptive capacity of migrant-sending households
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