ICIMOD Publications

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Year: 2017
Atmosphere Initiative was established on 1 January 2013, as part of the Regional Programme on Cryosphere and Atmosphere to improve our understanding of atmospheric issues and to promote regional cooperation for addressing such issues in the HKH region
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Year: 2016
Atmosphere Initiative was established on 1 January 2013, as part of the Regional Programme on Cryosphere and Atmosphere to improve our understanding of atmospheric issues and to promote regional cooperation for addressing such issues in the HKH region
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Year: 2015
Atmosphere Initiative was established on 1 January 2013, as part of the Regional Programme on Cryosphere and Atmosphere to improve our understanding of atmospheric issues and to promote regional cooperation for addressing such issues in the HKH region
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Year: 2014
Atmosphere Initiative was established on 1 January 2013, as part of the Regional Programme on Cryosphere and Atmosphere to improve our understanding of atmospheric issues and to promote regional cooperation for addressing such issues in the HKH region
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Year: 2014
This publication provides a comprehensive account of the status of glaciers of Nepal in approximately 1980, 1990, 2000, and 2010 to facilitate a better understanding of glacier dynamics over the past three decades
Year: 2013
Whereas climate change on a global scale is driven largely by greenhouse gases, with a smaller contribution from absorbing and scattering aerosols in the atmosphere, there are indications in the Hindu Kush Himalayan (HKH) region that absorbing aerosols containing large amounts of black carbon are playing a significant, perhaps even dominant, role in changing the region’s climate
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Year: 2012
As South Asia becomes more and more industrialized, populations are moving from an agrarian lifestyle to one that is increasingly urbanized
Year: 2012
As South Asia becomes more and more industrialized, populations are moving from an agrarian lifestyle to one that is increasingly urbanized
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Year: 2011
Glacier thinning and retreat in the Himalayas has resulted in the formation of new glacial lakes and the enlargement of existing lakes due to the accumulation of meltwater behind loosely consolidated end moraine dams
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Year: 2011
The cryosphere plays a significant role in the regional climatic system and is a sensitive indicator of global climate change, but to date there has been a marked lack of consistent, long-term information on glaciers and snow cover in the Hindu Kush-Himalayan (HKH) region to support assessments and analysis
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Year: 2011
Snow is an important component of the cryosphere, and the study of snow trends is essential for understanding regional climate change and for managing water resources
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Year: 2010
Data and information on the glaciers in the Hindu Kush-Himalayan region are sparse and often contradictory
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Year: 2010
Widespread thinning and retreat of glaciers is leading to the formation of numerous melt-water lakes in their lower sections
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Year: 2007
This study, prepared in close cooperation with and supported by the United Nations Environment Programme Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific, investigates the impact of climate change on glaciers and glacial lakes in two major glacial hotspots in the Himalayas: the Dudh Koshi sub-basin in the Khumbu-Everest region in Nepal, and the Pho Chu sub-basin in Bhutan
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Year: 2006
Kathmandu Valley is a place of extraordinary natural and cultural beauty
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Year: 2001
The glaciers of the Hindu Kush-Himalayas (HKH) are nature's renewable storehouse of fresh water
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Year: 2001
The glaciers of the Hindu Kush-Himalayas (HKH) are nature's renewable storehouse of fresh water
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