ICIMOD

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ICIMODInternational Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (Nepal)
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Abdul Wahid Jasra read the message of ICIMOD Director General (DG) David James Molden, on biodiversity and its importance for sustainable development.
The avalanches made of snow and ice, mixed with rock material, accelerated on the way down the steep valley slopes, displacing the air and creating strong pressure waves,"the ICIMOD report said.
ICIMOD is proud to support research that highlights such valuable knowledge.
the Pakistan Mountain Festival a success, and they include CDA, Lok Virsa, GLOF project of UNDPGovt of Pakistan, Rupani Foundation, AKRSP, SEED project, EvK2CNR, ICIMOD, Sustainable Tourism Foundation and the Adventurer Club.
I am very pleased that through the partnership with USAID and NASA on SERVIR-Himalaya, ICIMOD will be able to augment its capacity and its network of cooperative partners in the region to use Earth observation for societal benefits of the mountain communities," said Basanta Shrestha, division head of the Mountain Environment and Natural Resources Information System for ICIMOD.
The practice is itself an important "community activity", with high "spiritual significance" in addition to its obvious economic role, according to a 2003 ICIMOD study.
The other leading partners would be Sustainable Tourism Foundation, UNDP, Ministry of Climate Change, WWF, ICIMOD, Adventure Foundation, Tourism Development Corporation of Punjab, Cholistan Development Authority, Indus Foundation for Human Development, University of the Punjab, University of Bahawalpur, Bahawalpur Museum, and Directorate of Lalsosanra National Park.
Implementing partner: ARCOS (Albertine Rift Conservation Society), CDE (University of Berne), CONDESAN (Consortium for the Sustainable Development of the Andean Ecoregion), FDDM (Fondation pour le developpement durable des regions de montagne), ICIMOD (International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development), UCA (University of Central Asia), UZH (University of Zurich)
It said that the event was organized by IUCN in collaboration with ICIMOD.
ICIMOD (1997) had conducted a study on poverty based district ranking, for example better rank districts, intermediate rank districts and worse rank districts, shows that the poverty and deprivation in Nepal are under two distinct clusters, one lies in the hill and mountain regions of FWDR and MWDR, and another lies in the Central hill and mountain regions.
Over a dozen other partners are playing their role to make the 4th edition of the Pakistan Mountain Festival a success, and they include Rupani Foundation, AKRSP, SEED project, EvK2CNR, ICIMOD, Sustainable Tourism Foundation and the Adventurer Club.