Обложка книги Key Issues for Mountain Areas

Key Issues for Mountain Areas

ISBN: 9280811029;
Издательство: United Nations University Press

Book DescriptionThe world's mountains are vital regions for all of humanity, providing a wide range of goods and services to their inhabitants, to those living nearby or downstream, and to the hundreds of millions who visit them or for whom they have spiritual significance. How to preserve fragile mountain ecosystems that provide critical goods and services while improving the lives of those who live in the mountains? This and other key issues of sustainable mountain development are examined in a series of papers prepared by globally-recognised experts.