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On dreams and aspirations
in Media Gallery
Sunita
Uttarakhand,
India
Women, Energy and Water
in Mountain Issues
Water and energy are essential resources for human survival and
well-being. Mountain women...
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Cultural diversity in the mountains
in Policy Critiques
Apart from their rich biodiversity, mountain regions also...
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Status of Education in the High Altitude Himalayas
in Himalaya Research
Despite India having the largest education system in the world, the task of providing effective and relevant education...
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Land & Water Management in Cold Deserts
Local and Indigenous Practices on Adaptation
in Mountain Themes
Pastoralism is an age-old livelihood option for millions of people...
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Inclusive Education and Child Friendly Schools
 
Integrating Mountain Culture and Natural Resource Management
in Conference Reports
The e-conference on “Integrating Mountain Culture and Natural Resource Management"...
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Community-based Mountain Tourism
 
 
Convention on Biological Diversity
in Policies - International
The Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) has 3 main objectives...
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UNCCD
CITES
The Environment (Protection) Act, 1986
in Country Policies - India
India enacted the Environmental (Protection) Act...
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The Biological Diversity Act of India, 2002
 
 
Collecting Fog Water
in Innovations & Technologies
Water scarcity is a problem faced by many in the world today. With increasing industrialization...
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Pine needles for fuel
Insect Trap
SHARE-Asia Project
in Projects & Initiatives
SHARE-Asia is an initiative by the Ev-K2-CNR Committee...
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Clean Himalaya Project
Panchachulli
 
E-Herbaria
in Databases - Natural
The Himalayas are a storehouse of several species of the most rare & valuable species of medicinal & aromatic plants...
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Ethno-botanic Database
GDI in Nepal
in Special Interest Maps
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Tourist Maps
Ecotourism Development
in Indicators & Guides
An Introduction to Ecotourism Planning is aimed at conservationists...
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Climate Change Impact Assessment
Revitalizing Indigenous Languages
 
 
 
Himalaya Research
Climate Change & Cold Deserts of the High Altitude Himalayas
Climate change affects the natural resource base and poses enormous difficulty...
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Protection of Cultural Diversity in the Himalayas
The Himalayan region is considered to be a cultural complex. Although each...
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Himalaya Documentation
Ethno-botanic Database
The medicinal & aromatic plants found in the Himalayas are an integral part of the culture...
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Himalayan Artifacts
The Arts & Crafts database is a compilation of various Himalayan arts & crafts and their distinctive features...
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Events & Conferences
on the Himalayas

International Conference on Sustainable Rural Development, 2013

Ladakh International Film Festival

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LINKS to organisations
and websites on
the Himalayas
www.eicinformation.org
www.digitalhimalaya.com
www.mountain.org
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BOOKS on the Himalayas
The Languages of the Northern Himalayas
The book, a good read for people interested in linguistics is a documentation...
Biodiversity Conservation in the Himalayas
The book is a compendium of articles written by experts and workers connected with Himalayan studies...
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