The Mountain Partnership Peak to Peak newsletter is available now to tell you about the news from different mountain regions of the world. What’s in this issue:
UNESCO in the spotlight:
1. This year marks the 40th anniversary of UNESCO World Heritage Convention. UNESCO is one of Mountain Partnership most prestigious members, and Marc Patry from the World Heritage Centre shares what the Convention envisages for mountains.
2. Mountains in danger and UNESCO RFF Grant Programme.
Good practices in mountains
1. Uganda, charting a new start for Ecosystems Based Adaptation.
2. Water services on the roof of the Andes: the Andean Paramos.
New publication: Global Mountain Action, shares its experience in mountain issues, related to food security, wellbeing, health and environment.
Towards RIO+20: Advocating a youth-friendly outcome of RIO+20.
Mountain calendar: learn about upcoming events, forums and symposiums.
»Peak to Peak’ is an opportunity to keep you up-to-date with the latest news, activities and events related to the Mountain Partnership. Readers and members are invited to submit their suggestions for the creation of a more interactive newsletter.
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