Building Resilience in the Hindu Kush Himalaya and Beyond

By Kanchan Shrestha   -- In December 2017, a few days before International Mountain Day, over 400 experts from around the globe gathered in Kathmandu to call for a resilient Hindu Kush Himalaya (HKH). The HKH, one of the most fragile regions of the world, holds significant natural and socio-economic resources that are critical for [...]

By |2018-03-17T07:25:10+00:00March 8th, 2018|Categories: Home Page Featured, Mountain Sentinels Blog|

Program on Ecosystem Change and Society Open Science Conference

By Catherine Tucker -- In early November, I had the privilege of attending the second conference of the Program on Ecosystem Change and Society (PECSii) in Oaxaca City, Mexico. For many reasons, the conference ranked among the best I have ever attended. The setting itself encompasses many of the challenges facing mountains and other social-ecological [...]

By |2018-03-07T14:55:42+00:00March 7th, 2018|Categories: Home Page Featured, Mountain Sentinels Blog, Uncategorized|