Nominee – Himalayan Circuit

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Nominee – Summit Foundation

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24 PROJECTS LINE UP FOR GLOBAL SUSTAINABILITY AWARD

A total of 24 projects operational in more than 30 countries and on six continents have been nominated for the 2020-2021 UIAA Mountain Protection Award. The 2020-2021 Award is the most global in terms of applicants and second highest in terms of numbers since the Award’s launch in 2013. "The variety and quality of applications received is impressive. Many of the different initiatives that are being put together by passionate individuals and teams across the world’s...

Nominee – Mountain Protection Commission of IMSCF (I.R. Iran Mountaineering and Sport Climbing Federation)

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Nominee:
Active Zone Outdoor

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UIAA TRAINING PLATFORM RELAUNCHED. MEMBERS INVITED TO REGISTER

Following a few years development, the upgraded UIAA Training Management System is now live. Through this platform member federations can register for training qualifications, apply for accreditations and administer their accounts. The platform is managed by the UIAA Training Panel, headed by Steve Long. “After a lot of hard work we are delighted to have launched the new platform which will make the process of applying and obtaining qualifications much easier for federations,” explains Long. “The platform...

Kangchenjunga: The Himalayan giant. Doug Scott’s final book

Kangchenjunga: The Himalayan giant, Doug Scott's final book is now available to pre-order from Vertebrate Publishing. The book is available at a 20% discount, becoming a 25% discount for UIAA members when using the code DISCOUNT5. Doug Scott enjoyed a close association with the UIAA serving as member of both the Mountaineering Commission and Management Committee. He became an Honorary Member of the UIAA in October 2020. About the Book Kangchenjunga is the third highest mountain in the world...

UIAA SAFETY COMMISSION REPORTS ON STANDARDS PROGRESS

The UIAA Safety Commission held its latest Plenary Session between 31 May and 1 June. Over the two-day online meeting, the Plenary welcomed 11 UIAA accredited laboratory representatives, 13 national delegates and representatives from 27 leading manufactures of climbing and mountaineering equipment. Top Highlights: Two new UIAA Standards approved: UIAA 130 Load Sharing Devices (LSD) and UIAA 157 Avalanche Probes A reported increase in UIAA Safety Label holding manufactures in North America and Asia Working...

Nominee:
The Wall Climbing Sport Cusco Club

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MOUNTAIN WASTE SURVEY RESULTS PUBLISHED FOR WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY

Plastic is the most common type of waste encountered at altitude, finds global survey on litter on the world’s mountains, released on World Environment Day (tomorrow, Saturday 5 June) Hard and soft plastics are the most common types of waste encountered at altitude by mountaineers, the first survey of its kind has found — with two thirds of mountaineers spotting litter most or every time they set foot on a mountain. While much attention in recent years...