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February 13, 2018
By: Amanda Mei The Yale Himalaya Initiative is now an associate member of the Himalayan Universities Consortium (HUC) under the International Centre for Integrated Mountain...
December 3, 2017
By: Amanda Mei Conservationist Dekila Chungyalpa mobilizes communities to work on environmental projects in the Himalayas—with the help of religious leaders. Since Dekila...
November 15, 2017
By: Amanda Mei Representing four different approaches to understanding the coupled human-environment systems of the Himalayas, graduate students Anwesha Dutta, Younten ...
Lhakpa Sherpa representing Yale on Mount Everest
October 26, 2017
By: Amanda Mei Hosted by the Himalayan Students Association at Yale and supported by the Yale Himalaya Initiative, mountain climber Lhakpa Sherpa joined us for a reception...
October 12, 2017
By: Amanda Mei Across the Himalayas, the Yarlung Tsangpo River runs from Tibet through the disputed borders of China and India. Ruth Gamble, a cultural and environmental...
April 19, 2017
From March 28 to March 31, 2017, the President of Yunnan Minzu University, Jinhua Na, the director of the Academic Committee, Shao Ying He, as well as the directors of...
December 8, 2016
By: Amanda Mei Pasang Yangjee Sherpa, an anthropologist from Nepal, joined the Yale Himalaya Initiative Tuesday evening for a discussion about climate change in her country....

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