GOAL OF FSc MER 2020
Building perspectives and capacities of young researchers, PhD students, teachers, field practitioners and future leaders on regional mountain ecology, sustainable development, local livelihoods and linking world’s climate by integrating principles of biologically inspired solutions.
The natural ecosystems in mountains areas are crucial for the existence of humankind on this planet. FSc MER 2020 program is to cover the contexts of mountain regions globally, i.e. Himalayas, Alps, Andes, Rockies, Karakoram, Pamir, Carpathian, Caucasus, etc. About 30 participants are invited from all over the world.
FSc MER 2020 will be delivered in English employing participatory training methodologies with the integration of regional ecological perspectives. Our faculty members are internationally renowned professors, scientists and professionals who will impart their grounded experiences on respective topics.
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Join the discussion of the current scenario of mountain areas and future directions of mountain sustainability discourse and action.
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Event of the Year 2020
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FSc MER 2020 will be a uniquely diverse global program being co-organized and sponsored by renowned, reputed and premier universities, institutions, international organizations, public foundations, local councils and government bodies belonging to various countries of Asia, Europe and North America. It is also uniquely designed to cover multiple dimensions of mountain sustainable development and resource conservation.
Mountain Ecosystems; Freshwater Ecosystems; Forest Ecology; Environmental Issues
Transhumance; Pastoralism; Rangeland Governance
Biodiversity Conservation; Wildlife Management; Ecotourism; Park-People Interface
Mountain-Based Conventions; SDGs & Mountains; Mountain Sustainability
Sustainable Agriculture; Organic Farming; Agro-Biodiversity
Sustainable Tourism and Cultural Exchange & Excursion