Upcoming Events


09:30–11:15 (NPT), 28 Sep 2021
Online, MS Teams

We invite partners, stakeholders, and alumni to the public launch event of the Regional Land Cover Monitoring System (RLCMS) for the Hindu Kush Himalaya (HKH) region, where we will be showcasing the web-based RLCMS and releasing the annual land cover data (2000–2018).

Ongoing Events


No ongoing events at the moment.

Past Events


1 Sep 2021 - 7 Sep 2021
Online training course on Zoom

The rapid penetration of Earth observation (EO) and geospatial information technology (GIT) across various disciplines has enabled their widespread adoption in planning sectors, resource management, and sustainable development. However, EO and GIT concepts are still rudimentary or nonexistent in school curriculums across the HKH region.

10:00-16:30 NPT, 31 Aug 2021 - 31 Aug 2021
Armed Police Force Disaster Management Training School, Kurintar, Chitwan, Nepal

Being able to anticipate adverse events before actual occurrence and taking proactive actions to alleviate consequences are the basis for effective risk reduction and resilience strategies.

23 Aug 2021 - 26 Aug 2021
Online training course (via Microsoft Teams)

Frequent transformative developments in the fields of Earth observation (EO) and geospatial information technology (GIT) build more possibilities in the fields of spatial sciences, natural resource management, landscape mapping, and strategic planning and decision making.

07:45-10:45 NPT, 12 Aug 2021
Microsoft Teams

The International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD) and the University of Alaska Fairbanks are organizing an orientation training to introduce HydroSAR’s HYDRO30 surface water extent product along with its visualization capabilities to relevant stakeholders.

11 Aug 2021 - 12 Aug 2021
Islamabad, Pakistan

Capitalizing on recent advancements in artificial intelligence, Earth Observation big data, and cloud-computing platforms, the Pakistan Agricultural Research Council (PARC) and the International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD) are working together to develop innovative data-science solutions that can support agricultural planning and food security assessments under ICIMOD’s SERVIR-HKH Initiative, a joint partnership between USAID and NASA.

6 Aug 2021
MS Teams

ICIMOD’s SERVIR-HKH Initiative, a joint initiative of USAID and NASA, is working on developing a landslide monitoring and forecast system to automate EO-based monitoring of landslides in the region with support from scientists and researchers from NASA.

27 Jul 2021 - 30 Jul 2021
Online training course (via Microsoft Teams)

Frequent transformative developments in the fields of Earth observation (EO) and geospatial information technology (GIT) build more possibilities in the fields of spatial sciences, natural resource management, landscape mapping, and strategic planning and decision making.

20 Jun 2021 - 23 Jun 2021
Online training course (via Microsoft Teams)

Frequent transformative developments in the fields of Earth observation (EO) and geospatial information technology (GIT) build more possibilities in the fields of spatial sciences, natural resource management, landscape mapping, and strategic planning and decision making.

8 Jun 2021 - 11 Jun 2021
Online training course (via Microsoft Teams)

Frequent transformative developments in the fields of Earth observation (EO) and geospatial information technology (GIT) build more possibilities in the fields of spatial sciences, natural resource management, landscape mapping, and strategic planning and decision making.

18 May 2021 - 21 May 2021

Frequent transformative developments in the fields of Earth observation (EO) and geospatial information technology (GIT) build more possibilities in the fields of spatial sciences, natural resource management, landscape mapping, and strategic planning and decision making.

(Mondays and Wednesdays, Afghanistan Time UTC+04:30), 26 Apr 2021 - 6 May 2021
Zoom

The Hindu Kush Himalaya (HKH) contains the largest reservoir of ice and snow outside the Earth’s polar ice sheets.

5 Apr 2021 - 9 Apr 2021

Reducing emissions from deforestation and forest degradation in developing countries (REDD+) is an approach to address conservation, sustainable management of forests, and enhancement of forest carbon stocks.

2 Mar 2021 - 4 Mar 2021

The UN Sustainable Development Goal 2 (“zero hunger”) aims to end hunger, achieve food security and improved nutrition, and promote sustainable agriculture.

26 Jan 2021 - 29 Jan 2021

Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) uses powerful microwave technologies and has cloud-penetrating, all-day data acquisition capabilities through persistent rain and cloud cover, allowing regular mapping of floods in affected areas.

11 Nov 2021
Microsoft Teams

ICIMOD has joined hands with the United Nations Statistics Division (UNSD) and Geospatial Media on the “Advancing role of geospatial knowledge infrastructure in world economy, society and environment” project to explore the value proposition of geospatial knowledge infrastructure and forecast its relevance with the future of the economy and society.

24 Sep 2021

Hydro-climatic disasters in the form of seasonal, riverine, and flash floods frequently occur along the rivers and tributaries in the Hindu Kush Himalayan (HKH) region. Every year, destructive floods result in the loss of lives and livelihoods and cause severe damage to infrastructure and property.

14 Jul 2021 - 17 Jul 2020

Frequent transformative developments in the fields of Earth observation (EO) and geospatial information technology (GIT) build more possibilities in the fields of spatial sciences, natural resource management, landscape mapping, and strategic planning and decision making.

19 May 2021 - 22 May 2020
ICIMOD, Kathmandu, Nepal

Frequent transformative developments in the fields of Earth observation (EO) and geospatialinformation technology (GIT) build more possibilities in the fields of spatial sciences, naturalresource management, landscape mapping, and strategic planning and decision making.

9 Mar 2021 - 13 Mar 2020
ICIMOD, Kathmandu, Nepal

Innovations in the fields of remote sensing (RS) and geographic information system (GIS)are creating more opportunities for different sectors such as spatial sciences, naturalresource management, landscape mapping, and smart planning.

17 Feb 2021 - 20 Feb 2020
Thimphu, Bhutan

Flooding, largely triggered by convective or advective precipitation, occurs almost annually in Bhutan.

1 Feb 2021 - 6 Feb 2020
Park Star Hotel, Kabul, Afghanistan

The International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD) in partnership with theFaculty of Engineering, Nangarhar University, is conducting a training on the fundamentals of Earthobservation and geospatial technologies on 1–6 February 2020 in Kabul, Afghanistan.

18 Nov 2021 - 22 Nov 2019
ICIMOD, Kathmandu, Nepal

Land cover assessment and consideration of its dynamics can underpin sustainable natural resources management, environmental protection, and food security. During multiple stakeholder consultations carried out by the International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD) under its SERVIR Hindu Kush Himalaya (SERVIR-HKH) Initiative, stakeholders identified the need for a land cover monitoring system that produces high-quality land cover maps using a consistent regional classification scheme compatible with national needs.

22 Oct 2021 - 23 Oct 2019
ICIMOD, Kathmandu, Nepal

Water-and weather-related disasters result in the loss of life and billions of dollars annually, a problem that demands an all-hands-on-deck approach from the broad hydrological and meteorological scientific community in partnership with water and disaster management communities.

23 Sep 2021 - 27 Sep 2019
ICIMOD, Kathmandu, Nepal

ICIMOD, through its SERVIR Hindu Kush Himalaya (SERVIR-HKH) Initiative, is collaborating with global institutions and government line agencies in its regional member countries to promote the effective use of Earth observation for sustainable climate services. The goal is to facilitate better agriculture advisory services and adaptation policies in the region.

27 Aug 2021
ICIMOD, Kathmandu, Nepal

A joint development initiative of NASA and USAID, SERVIR works in partnership with leading regional organizations worldwide to help developing countries use information provided by Earth observation satellites and geospatial technologies on key thematic areas of food security and agriculture; water resources and hydro-climatic disasters; land cover/land use change and ecosystems; and weather and climate services.

29 Jul 2021 - 1 Aug 2019
Islamabad, Pakistan

ICIMOD is collaborating with meteorological andagricultural institutions in the Hindu Kush Himalaya (HKH)through its SERVIR Hindu Kush Himalaya (SERVIR-HKH)and Climate Services for Resilient Development ( CSRD )Initiatives to establish agricultural drought monitoring andearly warning systems.

28 Jul 2021 - 7 Aug 2019
Faculty of Engineering, Nangarhar University, Afghanistan

ICIMOD in partnership with the Faculty of Engineering, Nangarhar University, is conducting a training workshop on the use of Earth observation and geospatial technologies for water resources management in Afghanistan from 28 July to 7 August 2019.

15 Jul 2021 - 19 Jul 2019
Pokhara, Nepal

ICIMOD will conduct a five-day training event on “Trainingof trainers on synthetic aperture radar and Google EarthEngine” in Pokhara, Nepal, from 15 to 19 July 2019.Through this training course, ICIMOD aims to strengthenthe competencies of key academic partners in Nepal in theuse of cloud computing technology, SAR data, and relatedapplications.

12 Jul 2021 - 15 Jul 2019
ICIMOD, Kathmandu, Nepal

The rapid penetration of Earth observation (EO) and geospatial information technology (GIT) across various disciplines has enabled its widespread adoption in planning sectors, resource management, and sustainable development.

25 Jun 2021 - 28 Jun 2019
Online training course (via Microsoft Teams)

Frequent disruptive innovations in the fields of Earth observation (EO) and geospatial information technology (GIT) are creating more opportunities in the fields of spatial sciences, natural resource management, landscape mapping, smart planning, and decision making.

13 May 2021 - 14 May 2019
ICIMOD headquarters, Kathmandu, Nepal

Sustainable water resource management and reducing risks from flooding hazards are undeniably the utmost concerns of all countries of the Hindu Kush Himalayan (HKH) region.

15 Apr 2021 - 21 Apr 2019
Delhi, India

Aiming to strengthen the competencies of its key partners and country office in Afghanistan in the use of synthetic aperture radar (SAR) data and their applications, the International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD) will conduct a seven- day introductory course on SAR in Delhi, India, from 15 to 21 April 2019.

10 Mar 2021 - 14 Mar 2019
Bangladesh Forest Department (BFD), Dhaka, Bangladesh

Assessment and monitoring of land cover dynamics are essential for the sustainable management of natural resources, environmental protection, and food security.

25 Feb 2021 - 26 Feb 2019
BWDB WAPDA Building, Motijheel, Dhaka, Bangladesh

The International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD) has been providing technical support to the Flood Forecasting and Warning Centre (FFWC) of the Bangladesh Water Development Board (BWDB) to improve its flood model, especially in developing more accurate boundary discharge information for monsoon and flash flood forecasting.

2 Feb 2021 - 6 Feb 2019
Faculty of Geosciences, Kabul University

A five-day training on land cover mapping using earth observation data will be conducted at Kabul University, Afghanistan, by the International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD) in partnership with the university’s Geosciences Faculty.

29 Jan 2021 - 1 Feb 2019
ICIMOD headquarters, Kathmandu, Nepal

The International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD); the Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC); the Geospatial Service and Technology Center (GTAC), United States Forest Services (USFS); and SilvaCarbon are co-developing a flexible regional land cover monitoring system (RLCMS).

24 Jan 2021 - 25 Jan 2019
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

The International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development(ICIMOD), the Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC), theUnited States Forest Services (USFS), and SilvaCarbon are co-developing a flexible regional land cover monitoring system(RLCMS).

8 Oct 2021 - 10 Oct 2018
Kathmandu, Nepal

The International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD) is collaborating with meteorological and agricultural institutions in the Hindu Kush Himalaya through its SERVIR Hindu Kush Himalaya (SERVIR-HKH) and the Climate Services for Resilient Development (CSRD) initiatives to establish agricultural drought monitoring and early warning systems.

1 Oct 2021 - 5 Oct 2018
ICIMOD, Kathmandu, Nepal

The International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD) will conduct a five-day training of trainers on Land Cover Mapping Using Earth Observation Data at its headquarters in Kathmandu, Nepal. The training is part of institutional capacity building activities for partner organizations in Afghanistan under ICIMOD’s SERVIR Hindu Kush Himalaya (SERVIR-HKH) initiative.

17 Sep 2021 - 21 Sep 2018
ICIMOD, Kathmandu, Nepal

The International Centre for Integrated MountainDevelopment (ICIMOD) and the Institute of RemoteSensing and Digital Earth (RADI) are organizing a five-dayregional training titled “Asia-Oceania GEOSS Networkfor Capacity Building and Regional SustainableDevelopment: Agriculture and Disaster Monitoring in theHindu Kush Himalaya” in Kathmandu, Nepal, from 17–21September 2018.

25 Jun 2021 - 28 Jun 2018
ICIMOD Headquarters, Kathmandu, Nepal

Geospatial Information System (GIS) mapping supportslandscape mapping, smart planning, and decision-making.But fewer women work in geospatial informationtechnologies (GIT) in Nepal than in other regional membercountries in the Hindu Kush Himalaya (HKH). To improvethe gender balance in the field, SERVIR-HKH promotescapacity-building activities in GIT for women.

4 Jun 2021 - 8 Jun 2018
ICIMOD Headquarters, Nepal

The International Centre for Integrated MountainDevelopment (ICIMOD), in partnership with theInstitute of Remote Sensing, JahangirnagarUniversity (IRS-JU), will conduct a five-day Trainingof Trainers (ToT) workshop on the Google EarthEngine (GEE) platform, under its SERVIR HinduKush Himalaya (SERVIR–HKH) initiative.

14 May 2021 - 16 May 2018
ICIMOD Headquarters, Nepal

The project aims to integrate near real-time snow waterinformation into hydrological modelling software tools inthe HKH region.

23 Apr 2021 - 24 Apr 2018
Dhaka, Bangladesh

The SERVIR Applied Sciences team (AST), supported by the Earth Science Division at the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), has been working with the SERVIR-HKH initiative at ICIMOD and regional partners to develop applications related to water and hydro-climatic disasters for the region.

15 Apr 2021 - 19 Apr 2018
Bangladesh Meteorological Department (BMD), Dhaka, Bangladesh

The International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD) and the International Maize and Wheat Improvement Centre (CIMMYT)–Bangladesh, in collaboration with the Bangladesh Agriculture Research Council (BARC), aim to establish a drought monitoring and early warning service in the region.

9 Apr 2021 - 13 Apr 2018
ICIMOD, Kathmandu, Nepal

The International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD) will conduct a five-day training workshop on the Google Earth Engine (GEE) platform under its SERVIR Hindu Kush Himalaya (SERVIR-HKH) Initiative. ICIMOD organized two successive trainings on GEE in Nepal and Bangladesh in 2017.

4 Apr 2021 - 6 Apr 2018
Sukosol, Bangkok, Thailand

The International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD) in collaboration with the Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC), the United States Forest Services, and SilvaCarbon, is developing a flexible regional land cover monitoring system (RLCMS).

22 Feb 2021 - 23 Feb 2018
ICIMOD, Kathmandu, Nepal

The International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD) is implementing the SERVIR Hindu Kush Himalaya (SERVIR-HKH) initiative that supports its regional member countries in enhancing climate services by integrating Earth observation data and geospatial technologies into development decision-making.

12 Feb 2021 - 16 Feb 2018
ICIMOD Headquarters, Nepal

The SERVIR-Hindu Kush Himalaya (SERVIR-HKH) and REDD+ initiatives of ICIMOD, in collaboration with SilvaCarbon, are organizing a five-day regional training on “Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) for Mapping of Forest Degradation and Deforestation” in Kathmandu, Nepal from 12–16 February 2018.

18 Jan 2021 - 19 Jan 2018
Hyderabad International Convention Centre (HICC), India

At the Geospatial World Forum (GWF) being organized in Hyderabad, India from 15–19 January 2017, ICIMOD is co-sponsoring Geo4SDGs, an international conference aimed at using geo-knowledge to achieve the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals.

17 Dec 2021 - 27 Dec 2017
Faculty of Geosciences, Kabul University

As part of its series of capacity building initiatives for professionals, the SERVIR Hindu Kush Himalaya (SERVIR-HKH) initiative of ICIMOD, in partnership with the Faculty of Geosciences, Kabul University, is conducting a training on earth observation and geospatial technologies for water resource management in Afghanistan from 17–27 December 2017.

3 Nov 2021
Hotel Himalaya, Kathmandu

The Government of Nepal has given high importance to ensuring food security for all its citizens, and recognizes food sovereignty as a basic human right. The core elements of food security are availability, access and utilization.

18 Sep 2021 - 21 Sep 2017
ICIMOD Headquarters, Nepal

The International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD), together with the Global Forest Observations Initiative (GFOI), the US SilvaCarbon and SERVIR programme, is organizing the second GFOI Capacity Building…

12 Sep 2021 - 13 Sep 2017
Nepal Enginee's Association Building, Pulchowk, Kathmandu, Nepal

The Robotics Association of Nepal (RAN) and the Nepal Telecommunication Authority (NTA), in partnership with the United States Embassy in Nepal and the International Centre for Mountain Development (ICIMOD), are jointly organizing the Miss Tech 2017 programme.

11 Sep 2021 - 22 Sep 2017
ICIMOD Headquarters, Nepal

Within the framework of the global SERVIR program, the overall objective of SERVIR-HKH is to increase sustainable use of Earth observation information and geospatial technology in development decision-making in the Hindu Kush Himalaya.

20 Aug 2021 - 24 Aug 2017
Institute of Remote Sensing, Jahangirnagar University, Dhaka, Bangladesh

The International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD), in partnership with the Institute of Remote Sensing, Jahangirnagar University (IRS-JU), will conduct a five-day training workshop on the Google Earth Engine (GEE) platform at the university campus in Dhaka, Bangladesh, under its SERVIR Hindu Kush Himalaya (SERVIR-HKH) Initiative.

17 Aug 2021 - 18 Aug 2017
BARC, Dhaka, Bangladesh

The northern region of Bangladesh has been facing increasing agricultural droughts which can lead to reduce the productivity of farming communities, especially where irrigation is not available. Climate change projections also suggest a future decrease in precipitation in the dry season, with uncertainties for the spatial location of precipitation in the future monsoon season.

10 Aug 2021 - 11 Aug 2017
ICIMOD, Kathmandu, Nepal

The Hindu Kush Himalaya (HKH) is the highest mountain range in the world. It provides ecosystem goods and services to about 1.5 billion people living in the region and downstream areas. The region is recognized as one of the most vulnerable ecosystems in the world, due to climate change and rapid social transformations.

8 Aug 2021 - 9 Aug 2017
ICIMOD

National policy and legal frameworks on the use of Earth observation data and geospatial technologies are very important to ensure sustainable environmental management and improved resilience to climatic anomalies. In this context, ICIMOD is organizing a policy workshop on sustainable use of Earth observation data and geospatial technologies for policy/decision making in Afghanistan.

24 Jul 2021 - 26 Jul 2017
ICIMOD Headquarters, Nepal

The regional reducing emissions from deforestation and forest degradation (REDD+) initiative of the International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD) is working with ICIMOD regional member countries (RMCs) to support them in their REDD readiness phase. The focus of REDD+ collaboration is capacity development and technical assistance through the implementation of the South-South learning platform in the region.

17 Jul 2021 - 21 Jul 2017
ICIMOD Headquarters, Nepal

This training will focus on the use of earth observation data and geospatial technologies for water resource management in Afghanistan. Training materials and hands-on exercises have been specifically tailored for Afghanistan. The training will cover basic concepts of water resource management, theoretical and practical understanding of remote sensing (RS) and geographic information system (GIS).

10 Jul 2021 - 14 Jul 2017
ICIMOD, Kathmandu, Nepal

The primary objective of the workshop is to train staff from Famine Early Warning Systems Network (FEWS NET) Afghanistan and partner institutions in Afghanistan working with the SERVIR Hindu Kush Himalaya (SERVIR-HKH) initiative at ICIMOD in the technical interpretation and analysis of remote sensing and modelked products from the FEWS NET science implementation team…

22 May 2021 - 25 May 2017
ICIMOD, Kathmandu, Nepal

The International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD), in partnership with Google Earth Engine Outreach, will conduct a four-day training workshop on the Google Earth Engine (GEE) platform at its headquarters in Kathmandu, Nepal, under its SERVIR Hindu Kush Himalaya (SERVIR-HKH) initiative. The Google Earth Engine Outreach team has conducted a number of such trainings across other SERVIR hubs.

16 May 2021 - 23 May 2017
ICIMOD, Kathmandu, Nepal

The Hindu Kush Himalaya (HKH) is highly dynamic as there are many socioeconomic and environmental drivers of change at play, including climate change. The impacts of these changes challenge the resilience of natural and human capacities and environments in the region.

29 Apr 2021 - 30 Apr 2017
Trade Tower Business Centre, Thapathali, Kathmandu, Nepal
20 Apr 2021 - 21 Apr 2017
ICIMOD, Kathmandu, Nepal

The workshop will bring together members of the SERVIR Applied Science Team (AST) and select partners from Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Nepal, and Pakistan working with the SERVIR Hindu Kush Himalaya (SERVIRHKH) initiative at ICIMOD. Over two days, SERVIR AST and implementing partners will present on ongoing activities in climate services, early warning systems, and other activities.

In particular, the principal investigators (PI)s of the SERVIR AST will showcase ongoing research around water resources management, stream flow prediction and visualization, monitoring of intense thunderstorms, and seasonal prediction of HKH Hydrological Extremes with the South Asia Land Data Assimilation System (SALDAS). The PIs will also update participants on SERVIR AST objectives and current developments.

The workshop participants will work towards identifying areas for possible collaboration and partnerships in the future.

Objectives 

The workshop has the following objectives

  • Apprise country partners on AST proposals, methodologies and products
  • Update AST PIs on ongoing activities around water resources, climate services and early warning in focal countries 
  • Identify potential areas for collaboration and future partnership
30 Jan 2021 - 3 Feb 2017
ICIMOD, Kathmandu, Nepal

This training aims to train relevant professionals from ICIMOD and selected partner institutions and SERVIR-hubs on sentinel satellite data analysis for various applications.

14 Jan 2021 - 18 Jan 2017
Ministry Energy and Water, Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, Kabul, Afghanistan

This five day training is jointly organized by SERVIR Hindu Kush Himalaya of ICIMOD in collaboration with the Ministry of Energy and Water, Afghanistan. The training is intended to build capacity of ICIMOD’s national partners in the region to map and monitor glaciers and glacial lakes using remote sensing (RS) and geographical information systems (GIS).

21 Nov 2021 - 2 Dec 2016
ICIMOD, Kathmandu, Nepal

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Fifth Assessment Report (AR5) identifies drought as one of the major climate risks in south Asia. The report projects that climate change will affect food security by the middle of the 21st century, with the largest number of food-insecure people located in South Asia. In context of such rising variability in climatic patterns, there is an increasing need for climate information at all stages of water resource and agricultural planning activities.

8 Nov 2021 - 10 Nov 2016
ICIMOD, Kathmandu, Nepal

At ICIMOD, the Transboundary Landscapes (TBL) Regional Program and Geospatial Solutions theme currently utilises the ARIES modelling platform to assess the sacredness potential of the Kailash landscape based on the data on cultural sites from India, China, and Nepal, which could prove to be an important input while nominating the landscape as an UNESCO world heritage site.

19 Sep 2021 - 22 Sep 2016
ICIMOD Headquarters, Nepal

The focus of the training will be on the use of 30-meter elevation SRTM-2 datasets, which are freely and publicly available, and are extremely valuable for addressing critical issues impacted by Earth’s topography, including water flow, heavy rainfall, river plain flooding, coastal storm surges, agricultural stresses, and public health challenges.

25 Jul 2021 - 6 Aug 2016
ICIMOD Headquarters, Kathmandu

The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) Forestry Department has initiated the Land Use, Land Use Change and Forestry (LULUCF) assessment at the global level, using Collect Earth. Collect Earth is a user-friendly Free and Open Source software that is used for land monitoring through the augmented visual interpretation of freely available satellite images.

23 Apr 2021 - 24 Apr 2016
Trade Tower Nepal, Thapathali, Kathmandu, Nepal

The International Space Apps Challenge is an international mass collaboration focusing on space exploration that takes place over a 48-hour period in cities around the world. The event embraces collaborative solutions to problems by producing relevant open-source applications to address global needs in the lives of both on Earth and space.

9 Sep 2021 - 11 Sep 2015
ICIMOD, Kathmandu, Nepal

Globalization and climate change have an increasing influence on the stability of fragile mountain ecosystems and the livelihoods of mountain people…

10 Aug 2021 - 14 Aug 2015
Kabul, Afghanistan

ICIMOD, through its Mountain Environment Regional Information System (MENRIS) regional programme, has implemented the SERVIR-Himalaya initiative since 2010 with support from USAID and NASA. The main objective of the SERVIR Himalaya initiative is to improve environmental decision making in the HKH region through integration of earth observation information into geospatial tools and applications…

20 Jul 2021 - 24 Jul 2015
Conference Hall, ICIMOD

A regional training on SERVIR Science Applications with a special focus on MODIS products is being organized to bring together partners from the regional member countries and train them on different science applications that have been developed.

1 Jul 2021 - 2 Jul 2015
Conference Hall, ICIMOD

The SERVIR-Himalaya programme works in the Hindu Kush Himalaya (HKH) region to build capacity of regional institutions including governments, non-government, universities and other key stakeholders to integrate earth observation information and geospatial technologies into development decision-making for…

11 Apr 2021 - 12 Apr 2015
The Royal Event Pvt. Ltd., Tinkune, Kathmandu

The International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD) and YoungInnovations are pleased to announce the International Space Apps Challenge to be held on 11- 12 April 2015. This is the third time the two organizations are jointly organizing the 48-hour hackathon in Kathmandu. The event this year is supported by the Alternative Energy Promotion Centre (AEPC), Women Leaders in Technology (WLIT), Karkhana, CSIT Association of Nepal (CSITAN), and Robotics Association of Nepal (RAN).

24 Nov 2021 - 27 Nov 2014
Islamabad, Pakistan

Climate change is one of the most critical global concerns of this generation. The impact of climate change on the Himalayan region mountain system are evident in rapid melting of glaciers, loss of snow cover, changes in vegetation cover…

19 Nov 2021 - 19 Nov 2014
Hetauda, Nepal

ICIMOD in collaboration with the Department of Forest (DoF), Ministry of Forest and Soil Conservation, Nepal will be organizing a day-long stakeholder consultation workshop on forest fire information management and satellite-based forest fire monitoring and alert system on 19 November 2014 in Hetauda, Nepal.

5 Nov 2021 - 7 Nov 2014
ICIMOD Headquarters, Kathmandu

Ensuring effective agriculture production across the country has been a serious challenge due to high degree of spatial and temporal climate variability, irrigated and rain fed agriculture systems coupled with farmer’s fragile social and economic fabric and unique mountain practices.

3 Nov 2021 - 4 Nov 2014
ICIMOD, Kathmandu, Nepal

The purpose of this workshop is to provide forum to bring scientists together to discuss land cover land use change (LCLUC) (e.g., deforestation, changes in cropland and grazing land, agriculture intensification and urbanization) and its drivers (e.g., economic, social, and climate change), with an emphasis on South and South East Asia (SSEA).

7 Jul 2021 - 8 Jul 2014
ICIMOD Headquarters

SERVIR is a unique combination of science, technology and development programmes established through a joint partnership between the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). SERVIR-Himalaya is one of the three hubs of the SERVIR programme and hosted at ICIMOD.

5 May 2021 - 8 May 2014
Dhaka, Bangladesh

International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD) will hold the SERVIR Himalaya Youth Forum titled ‘Empowering Youth with Earth Observation Information for Climate Actions’ on 5–8 May 2014 in Dhaka, Bangladesh. The forum will be held in collaboration with the Bangladesh Centre for Advanced Studies (BCAS).

12 Apr 2021 - 13 Apr 2014
Trade Tower Business Centre, Thapathali, Kathmandu

For the second year in a row, the International Spaces Apps Challenges Kathmandu is being organized by the International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD) and YoungInnovations. The event will take place 12-13 April at the Trade Tower Business Centre in Thapathali.

10 Apr 2021 - 11 Apr 2014
ICIMOD Headquarters, Nepal

The knowledge on natural resources accounting to support subsistence livelihoods and environmental conservation is a critical and perennial need in the Hindu Kush Himalaya (HKH) region. The changing dynamics of snow and glaciers, atmospheric pollution and transport, inter and intra annual patterns of water availability…

5 Mar 2021 - 8 Mar 2014
Bangladesh Centre for Advanced Studies

Climate change is one of the most critical global concerns of this generation. The impact of climate change on the Himalayan region mountain system are evident in rapid melting of glaciers, loss of snow cover, changes in vegetation cover, biodiversity loss, erratic weather pattern and increasing frequency and magnitude of natural disaster.

16 Dec 2021 - 20 Dec 2013
Asian Institute of Technology & Management (AITM), Lalitpur, Nepal

Climate change is the singular defining environmental issue of our times affecting every segment of society in one way or the other. The global climate change discourse has put the Himalayan region in the centre of international attention as one of the most vulnerable ecosystems in the world.

9 Dec 2021 - 10 Dec 2013
Kathmandu, Nepal

ICIMOD as part of its USAID/NASA-SERVIR Himalaya regional initiative is organizing two days expert group meeting under the International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ISPRS) Technical Commission (VIII)/Working Group (7) – Forestry, Natural Ecosystems and Biodiversity.

2 Dec 2021 - 6 Dec 2013
Hotel Godavari Village Resort

Improved water resource management in mountain areas is essential for the sustainable development of the Hindu Kush Himalayan (HKH) region and downstream countries. Water resources management in the region requires multidisciplinary approaches that address climate change and variability.

6 May 2021 - 9 May 2013
ICIMOD Headquarters, Kathmandu, Nepal

The NASA/USAID-funded SERVIR Applied Science Team has established ICIMOD as a primary data node. One project in the programme led involves several investigators from Kathmandu’s science community, including ICIMOD, Kathmandu University, and Tribhuvan University.

20 Apr 2021 - 21 Apr 2013
DECC Hall, United World Trade Center (UWTC), Kathmandu, Nepal

he International Space Apps Challenge is an international hackathon that will take place over a 48 hour period in 50 cities on all seven continents over the weekend of 20-21 April 2013. The annual event is being organized in Kathmandu, Nepal by ICIMOD within the framework of SERVIR-Himalaya initiative supported by USAID and NASA in close collaboration with YoungInnovations, a local partner organization.