Twenty development outreach and communications specialists of United States Agency for International Development (USAID) visited the International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD) headquarters in Kathmandu on 4 March 2014.
A SERVIR-Himalaya Youth forum titled ‘Empowering Youth with Earth Observation Information for Climate Actions in Nepal’ was held at Asian Institute of Technology and Management (AITM) from 16 to 20 December 2013.
In a bid to build capacity on satellite remote sensing applications for water resources management, a five-day workshop was organized for participants from the ICIMOD regional member countries in Kathmandu, Nepal.
With an aim to help growing the network of organizations, universities and institutions within the Hindu Kush Himalaya region that utilize geospatial tools and services to improve decision-making related to sustainable mountain development ...
Talking to a group of professionals and diplomats at the International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD) headquarters in Kathmandu, NASA’s Associate Administrator for the Science Mission Directorate Dr John M Grunsfeld said the environment is definitely changing.
Climate change in Bhutan is manifesting itself in the formation of dangerous glacial lakes and the increased occurrence of landslides, floods, pests, and diseases, among others. As serious consequences of climate change are felt in Bhutan, climate science is becoming part of the curriculum in the institutes of higher learning.
Experts from ICIMOD contributed to ’Training on Space Technology for Flood Hazard Mapping, Flood Forecast, and Rapid Mapping in Bangladesh’ held 12–16 May at Space Research and Remote Sensing Organization (SPARRSO) in Dhaka. Deo Raj Gurung, Remote Sensing Specialist....