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Dont forget the vitality of mountains

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article image Mountains are the water towers and storehouses of energy for our world, yet each year, comes World Water Day, very little thought is given to the mountains and the people who live in mountain areas. This is a big mistake, especially considering this year’s theme of Water and Energy. Take for example the Hindu Kush Himalayan (HKH) region. It is the source of ten large Asian river systems and provides water, energy, and ecosystem services to more than 210 million people directly and…Read More