The President and the Executive team of the UIAA – International Climbing and Mountaineering Federation – wish to express their sincere sympathy with all of its member federations who in various degrees are affected by the Covid-19 pandemic. The UIAA encourages all member federations to continue observing strict compliance with the measures enforced by their respective national and regional authorities.

In agreement with the Mountaineering Federation of North Macedonia, the UIAA has cancelled its spring meetings (UIAA Management Committee and Commission meetings for Ice Climbing and Safety). These were due to take place from 30 April – 4 May. The Executive team and the UIAA Office will provide further updates in due course.