Special Issue on Mountain Research and Development (MRD) Journal
Mountain Research Development Vol. 30, Issue 2 on "Methodologies and Tools for the Management of Mountain Protected Areas: Mount Everest (Nepal, China) and K2 (Pakistan) Regions" is now available online
This issue contains a number of papers presenting some key results of the Hindu-Kush-Karakoram-Himalayas (HKKH) Partnership project. This multiscale international project, which ran from 2004–2009, was funded by the Italian Cooperation and implemented by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN), Ev-K2-CNR, the International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD), and the Italian NGO CESVI (Cooperazione e Sviluppo).
More information on the HKKH Partnership project at: http://www.hkkhpartnership.org/