Himalayas meet the Arctic

Photo: ICIMOD.

In January, Himalayan yak herders travelled across the globe to meet reindeer herders from the Arctic. Together they discussed how to combat climate change. Read more in a recently published article by the International Center for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD), on the Indian news website Scroll.in.

The yak herders participated in the annual Arctic Frontiers conference in Tromsø, Norway. The conference gathers more than thousand people from across the Arctic region, and is an international platform to discuss sustainable development and cooperation within the Arctic region.

Read about the meeting between Himalaya and the Arctic in ICIMOD’s article here.