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Founded in 1932, the UIAA is the international federation for climbing and mountaineering. The UIAA represents the interests of over three million climbers and mountaineers from member federations on all six continents. The UIAA has been recognised by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) since 1995.

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UIAA @UIAAmountains UIAA Respect the Mountains returns to Tenerife in September. 1 day ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains RT @alpineclubcan: Juan Jesus Ibanez Martin with @UIAAmountains will be at @canmorebrewing to talk about climbing access Aug 27th. Come jo… 1 day ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains UIAA MedCom essential advice for women going to high altitude. Pertinent to pregnant and non-pregnant women.… 3 days ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains Our latest 2018 UIAA Mountain Protection Award profile casts a spotlight on Mountain Wilderness International and t… 4 days ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains Programme and registration now available for 29 August UIAA Respect the Mountains event in #Tignes, #France.… 6 days ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains San Juan Sustentable has the objective of converting Ecuador’s potentially biggest rock climbing area, and gateway… 1 week ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains Whether in the gym, on the walls of a World Cup venue or climbing in their beloved Alps, the Ladevant brothers are… 1 week ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains Interesting insight from a UIAA Mountain Protection Award winner 1 week ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains RT @MtnResearch: "The shrinking peak is symbolic of climate change that has also brought marked shifts for animals & vegetation..." Glacier… 1 week ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains A reminder that application for the UIAA youth mountaineering event in Macedonia is open until 20 August. The event… 1 week ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains The latest 2018 UIAA Mountain Protection Award nominee is a project spearheaded by the Tatra Mountain Rescue Servic… 2 weeks ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains UIAA Youth Rock Climbing Event in Macedonia. 24-31 August. Details at: 2 weeks ago
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