December 11 - International Mountain Day
The theme of 2019: ‘Mountains matter for Youth’
On December 11 - International Mountain Day
Established by decision of the 57th UN General Assembly, in January 2003 (resolution A/RES/57/245).
1) Published materials: North Caucasus Complex Expedition. Proceedings, Issue 1 / Scientific editor A.N. Gunya /, Grozny: Chechen State University, 2019, 154 p. Read or download... (Ru). [abstract - Ru, En]
2) In October 2019, on the local television of the Republic of Dagestan, in the program "Aksakals", a film interview with Grand PhD in Geographical sciences, Professor of Dagestan State University of National Economy (DSUNE) and Dagestan State Pedagogical University, a leading employee of the Research Institute of management, economics, politics and sociology of DSUNE, an expert in the field of mountain territorial development Shahmardan Muduev was shown. Watch the film-interview... (Ru)
3) At the UN General Assembly, in the framework of the SDG Summit 2019, Co-Chair of GLP (Future Earth's Global Land program), Co-Chair of the Global Report on sustainable development of the United Nations (Global Sustainable Development Report-GSDR) Peter Messerli made a report "The Future is Now: Science to Achieving Sustainable Development". Read more... (Ru, En)
NCSC website reports:
The motto of NCSC
The Mountain Research Initiative is a non-profit organization that promotes global change research in mountain regions across borders and disciplines through connection, communication, and collaboration – with a view to supporting pathways towards sustainable mountain development.
Centre for development and environment (CDE) - interdisciplinary research centre, University of Berne, Switzerland.