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Year: 2012
Sustainable Mountain Development (SMD) in the context of global warming, world population growth, increased water and energy consumption, persisting food insecurity and biodiversity loss, more frequent and intense natural calamities, and the depletion of vital natural resources is a key concern for humanity
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Year: 2010
The present brochure, published by the Global Mountain Biodiversity Assessment (GMBA) of DIVERSITAS, Institute of Botany, University of Basel with the support of the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC), has been prepared as a contribution to the International Year of Biodiversity 2010 and the Conference of Parties of the CBD (COP10) in Japan in October 2010
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Year: 2010
The text of this article originally appeared as the final chapter of a brochure entitled Mountains and Climate Change - From Understanding to Action, prepared at the Centre for Development and Environment, University of Bern, Switzerland, for presentation by the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) at a side event at the United Nations Climate Change Conference in Copenhagen on 12 December 2009
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Year: 2009
Mountains are among the regions most sensitive to climate change
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Year: 2009
Mountains are among the regions most sensitive to climate change
Year: 2007
The sudden independence of Kyrgyzstan from the Soviet Union in 1991 led to a total rupture of industrial and agricultural production
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Year: 2007
This two-volume publication is the result of an international workshop on "The Changing Face of Pastoralism in the Hindu-Kush-Himalayan-Tibetan Plateau Highlands" held in Lhasa, Tibet Autonomous Region (People's Republic of China)
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Year: 2007
The status and dynamics of glaciers are crucial for agriculture in semiarid parts of Central Asia, since river flow is characterized by major runoff in spring and summer, supplied by glacier- and snowmelt
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Year: 2007
The sustainable use of energy resources in semi-arid rural mountain areas is a common but still unresolved problem, often resulting in environmental degradation
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Year: 2007
Glaciers play an important role for agriculture in the semi-arid areas of Central Asia given the fact that river flow is considerably supplied by glacier- and snowmelt in summer when water demand for irrigation is at its peak
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