ICIMOD Report: Water, ice, society, and Ecosystems in the Hindu Kush Himalaya

GS Paper 1/3  Syllabus: Climate/ Conservation, Environmental Pollution and Degradation   Source: DTE  Context: The International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD) released the Water, Ice, Society, and Ecosystems in the Hindu Kush Himalaya (HI-WISE) report.   The Hindu Kush Himalaya (HKH) region: It is a vast area, encompassing mountain ranges stretching from the Hindu …