Monitoring the Glaciers of the Himalayas

DATE OF ENTRY

10 January 2013

PROJECT STATUS

Ongoing

LATITUDE / LONGTITUDE

27.8284 / 86.9429

Funding Organisation

WWF, Nepal

Glacier retreat has been a major indicator of climate change impacts in the Himalayas. This project aims to support biodiversity conservation and livelihoods of people affected by glacier retreat. The main objectives of the project are documentation of threats posed due to glacier retreat as well as development of community-driven programs for improving their resilience.

CoverageEastern Himalayas (Nepal and India), July 2005-June 2009

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WWF, Nepal

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