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Ecotourism Development
in Indicators & Guides
Aimed at conservationists who want a greater understanding...
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Climate Change Impact Assessment


Collecting Fog Water
in Innovations & Technologies
Realizing the need for an alternative source of water, NEWAH started implementing fog water collection schemes. The technology is innovative and simple. Large...
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Integrated Watershed Management Programme
in Programmes
During the 11th Plan, IWDP, DPAP and DDP have been integrated and consolidated into a single programme called Integrated Watershed Management Programme...
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NPAG
HADP
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 development in...
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Political Ecology of Timber Rights
Food Security and Livelihood
UN Declaration on Rights of Indigenous People
in Policies - International
Dealing with the rights of indigenous peoples of the world, this declaration deals with...
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Bishkek Declarations
Water Resources Act, 2049
in Country Policies - Nepal
In Nepal, water resources are considered to be strategic natural resource having the potential to catalyze ...
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Local Self-Governance Act
 
 
E-Herbaria
in Databases - Natural
The Himalayas are a storehouse of several rare & valuable species of medicinal & aromatic plants. The database...
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Cultivation Packages
Ethno-botanic Database
Community - based Mountain Tourism
in Conference Reports
As tourism increases in mountain regions around the world, environmental and social impacts also...
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in Voices from Himalayas
"I enjoy life in the hills because I feel very close to nature. We learn a lot from nature. It teaches us how to deal with..."
more Interviews... Nisha Devi,
Lahaul & Spiti
Women, Energy and Water
in Mountain Issues
Water and energy are essential resources for human survival and well being. Mountain women in the Himalayas are finding it increasingly difficult to meet their daily water and...
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Melting Himalayas
Inclusive Education
SHARE - Asia Project
in Projects & Initiatives
SHARE - Asia is an intiative by the Ev-K2-CNR Committee to create a monitoring network along the...
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INDEPTH
Panchachulli
 
 
HIMALAYA NEWS
Himalayas to be wetter and warmer over next century
 
India’s Himachal Pradesh seeks handloom institute
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Himalaya Research
Climate change and the cold deserts of the high altitude Himalayas
Outcomes of a study carried out across 82 watersheds in the Trans and Western Indian Himalayas to quantify the level of environmental threat and adaptive...
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Herbal Sector in India
According to WHO, over 80% of the total world population depend on traditional medicines, mostly plant based, for their primary health care needs. Medicinal plants not only provide access to affordable medicine...
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Himalaya Documentation
Ethno-botanic Database
The medicinal & aromatic plants found in the Himalayas are an integral part of the culture of the local communities of the Himalayas, woven into their lives in innumerable ways...
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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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Links to organisations
and websites on
the Himalayas
www.eicinformation.org
www.digitalhimalaya.com
www.mountain.org
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