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Water Resources Act, 2049
in Country Policies - Nepal
In Nepal,management and utilization of water resources in the country is governed by...
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Pine needles for fuel!
in Innovations & Technologies
Did you ever think that pine needles would be of much use? Pine needles combined with other woody,...
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Integrated Watershed Management Programme (IWMP)
in Programmes
During the 11th Plan, IWDP, DPAP and DDP have been integrated and consolidated...
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NPAG
Project Financial Literacy
School Health Programme
in Schemes
CM Self Employment Scheme
Rajiv Gandhi Grameen Vidyutikaran Yojana
Dr. Ambedkar National Merit Scholarship
A compendium of State- delivered support for the Himalayan region, whether at the federal...
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Cultural Diversity in the Mountains
in Policy Papers
Explore the convergence of mountain cultural diversity with issues of sustainable and equitable...
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Environment and rural development
Political ecology of timber rights
 
 
UN Declaration on Rights of Indigenous People
in Policies - International
Dealing with the rights of indigenous peoples of...
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Bishkek Declarations
CBD
ICIMOD
in Resources & Tools - Organisations
The International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development, based in...
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CEE Himalaya
 
E-Herbaria
in Natural Resources Database
The Himalayasare a storehouse of several species of the most rare & valuable...
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Himalayan Artifacts
in Cultural Resources Database
The Himalayan communities have a wealth of traditional art forms...
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in Projects & Initiatives
SHARE-Asia Project
Clean Himalaya Project
 
We learn a lot from nature...
in the Interviews
"I enjoy life in the hills because I feelvery close to nature. We learn a lot from nature. It teaches us how to deal with the daily..."
- Nisha Devi
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Voices
in Media Gallery
Sunita
Uttarakhand, India
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Mountain Tourism: A Boon or Bane?
in Mountain Issues
Examining the status of mountain women, the potential of tourism for women empowerment and poverty allevation and the negative...
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The challenges of mountain environments
 
 
 
HIMALAYA NEWS
Himalayas to be wetter and warmer over next century
 
India’s Himachal Pradesh seeks handloom institute
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Himalaya Documentation
Fauna
The Himalayas comprise several habitats and concurrently multiple zoo-geographic regions. These habitats are home to a wide variety of mammals, birds and reptiles. Some are endemic to particular...
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Socio-economic Fabric
The people of the Himalayan region have a unique culture that is characterized by a wide range of customs and traditions, as a result of the agro-climatic...
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Himalaya Research
Climate change and the cold deserts of the high altitude Himalayas
Climate change affects the natural resource base and poses enormous difficulty for the natural resource-dependent indigenous population of the cold desert region in the high altitude Himalayas. This paper...
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Events & Conferences
on the Himalayas

International Conference on Sustainable Rural Development, 2013

Ladakh International Film Festival

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