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New award highlights efforts to preserve the mountain environment around the world   


The UIAA Mountain Protection Commission has put out a call to applicants for a new award that recognizes projects and community efforts to help preserve natural and cultural mountain resources. Successful applicants will be eligible for a cash grant

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Ice Climbing
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Registration deadline for Cheongsong and Saas Grund competitions in December

Athletes taking part in UIAA Ice Climbing World Cup (Lead and Speed) & World Championship (Lead) in Cheongsong, Korea have until 24 December 2012 to register at the UIAA website ... Read More
History
Chamonix, France
Looking back and looking forward

Claude Eckhardt, former General Secretary of the UIAA, in celebration of the organization's 80th birthday, has prepared an overview of highlights since the 1930s ... Read More

Youth 
Youth Commission Bergamo 2012
Youth commission charts new course

The Youth Commission gathered in Bergamo, Italy recently to discuss a number of initiatives under the leadership of Israfil Ashurly of Azerbaijan ...
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Huts
Moiry Hut
Amendment made to International Reciprocal Agreement on Mountain Huts

A conference on the International Reciprocal Agreement on Mountain Huts spread over the European Alps earlier this year has resulted in some modifications to the agreement  ... Read More

Federations
BMC International Sea Cliff Climbing Meet in Cornwall, England

The British Mountaineering Council (BMC) is hosting a Sea Cliff Climbing Meet 12 - 19 May 2013 in Cornwall, England. Federations have until 19 January 2013 to apply to attend the event. ... Read More
Frits Vrijlandt in Russia
Congress of Climbers celebrates 1982 ascent of Mount Everest in Moscow

Newly elected president Frits Vrijlandt was in Russia recently where he met with members of the Russian Mountaineering Federation, government officials and organizers of the Winter Olympics in Sochi in 2014 where ice climbing is being featured ... Read More
Safety 
Helium Recall
Voluntary recall for Wild Country Karabiner

Wild Country has issued a voluntary recall for certain batches of the Helium Karabiner delivered after 15 July 2012. Read the recall notice carefully to identify whether your product is from one of the affected batches ... Read More
Sponsors
Mr. Sung
UIAA recognizes its sponsors 

The UIAA would like to thank sponsors who have supported the work of the International Mountaineering and Climbing Federation this past year. Check out our sponsors page to find out who they are ... Read More
 
   
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Events Calendar December

Meetings

 


01 Jan 2013 to 06 Jan 2013
International Youth Ice Climbing Meet
Guillestre (Hautes Alpes), France

12 Jan 2013 to 13 Jan 2013
Ice Climbing World Cup (Lead, Speed) & World Championship (Lead)
Cheongsong, Korea

12 Jan 2013 to 13 Jan 2013
Ice Climbing World Youth Championship
Saas-Grund, Switzerland (lead, speed)

18 Jan 2013 to 19 Jan 2013
Ice Climbing World Cup
Saas-Fee, Switzerland (lead, speed)

26 Jan 2013 to 27 Jan 2013
Ice Climbing World Cup
Rabenstein, Italy (lead, speed)

07 Feb 2013 to 09 Feb 2013
Ice Climbing World Cup
Busteni, Romania (lead, speed)


UIAA is looking for a Office Coordinator (01 Feb 2013 onwards)

       

For more information click here

 

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