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Mountain Research and Development, Vol. 39 No. 2

Mountain Research and Development Vol 39, No 2: Adaptation to Climate Change and Sustainable Mountain Development
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Mountain Research and Development Vol 39, No 2: Adaptation to Climate Change and Sustainable Mountain Development
Mountain Research and Development Vol 39, No 2: Adaptation to Climate Change and Sustainable Mountain Development (Image: MRD)

Guest-edited by Carolina Adler of the Mountain Research Initiative, this issue contributes to the literature being assessed for the IPCC’s 6th Assessment Report and particularly its cross-chapter paper on mountains. Articles focus on participatory scenario planning in Iceland; risk awareness of migrants in rural Austria; assessment of alpine pastures to guide adaptation in the French Alps; the role of different sources of knowledge in adaptation, eg farmers’ perceptions in Venezuela and Colombia, local knowledge in Ecuador, and multiple epistemologies in the Indian Himalaya; local adaptations to water scarcity in the Hindu Kush–Himalaya; the declining contribution of glaciers to water resources in the Mongolian Altai; a worldwide assessment of national glacier monitoring; and an overview of trends and adaptation initiatives in African mountains.

  • Thèmes
    • Climat (994)
    • Changement climatique (796)
    • Science (481)
    • Énergie (381)
    • Biodiversité (373)
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  • Organisations
    • ProClim (240)
    • OFEV (178)
    • Académies suisses des sciences (127)
    • OcCC (120)
    • Forum Biodiversité Suisse (102)
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