International Conference on Resilient HKH begins in Kathmandu

To address the growing challenges of mountains and mountain communities, MOPE and ICIMOD are co-hosting the international conference on “Resilient Hindu Kush Himalaya: Developing Solutions towards a Sustainable Future for Asia”

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Hello Doctor to ease medical emergencies in the Everest Region

Trekkers and mountaineers in the high altitude areas of Nepal will soon be able to get connected directly through Hello Doctor — an online emergency medical service — to be provided by Everest Link, a wireless internet service provider in the Everest region.

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World Environment Day 2017: Connecting people to nature

“Connecting people to nature”, the theme for World Environment Day 2017, encourages us to explore relationships between humans and nature, and understand the invaluable support nature lends to human well-being and prosperity. Every year, World Environment Day is marked on June 5 around the world to celebrate nature and its importance to human survival, and raise awareness on the importance of protecting and safeguarding it.

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Conquering Kanjerawa

Kanjerawa is locally known as Gangchhenralwa Himal. Gangchhen means a big mountain, while Ralwa means horse’s mane in local dialect. The mountain resembles a horse’s neck with mane. The mountain, which sits on the right side of the Phoksundo Lake, is the second tallest peak in Dolpa. Though many attempts have been made to climb the mountain, there is no evidence of any climber making it to the top.

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7 Best Adventurous Moments in Nepal

The small country represents Africa for wildlife, America and Europe for wilderness and pristine nature, and Asia for culture and

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Climate change and its impact on Mountains

Whenever we talk about climate change, we always say that climate change has hit homes, because the effect of climate change is in our way of life. The changes in our environment, because of the changing climate, have a very powerful impact on our daily livelihood as well.

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