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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 @Team_BMC International Meets are week-long gatherings of climbers from all over the world. The aim is to showcase… 3 hours ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains RT @UNEnvironmentEu: '#Climatechange is not only a risk for the future, but is already leading to real, and often catastrophic, impacts acr… 2 days ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains New season and a new format! The 2018 UIAA #iceclimbing World COMBINED Championships take place in #Moscow this wee… 2 days ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains RT @grazianodasilva: Today we celebrate some of the world's most spectacular landscapes: the #mountains. Yet, each day they are under inc… 3 days ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains RT @UNFCCC: Travel and tourism play a key role in social & economic development, but attractions that drive it are under threat from the im… 3 days ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains RT @UNFCCC: At #COP24, countries are working on a set of recommendations that will help countries cope with the displacement of people as a… 3 days ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains RT @brsmeas: READ the @brsmeas Press Release on Plastics & Mountains, as experts gather in Geneva, Switzerland @genetwork to highlight #Mou 3 days ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains RT @GENetwork: On International #MountainDay @drcarolinadler presents the Waste Management Outlook for #Mountain Regions at the #Environmen 3 days ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains RT @UN: Mountains cover 22% of the earth's land surface, yet they are under threat from climate change & more. Tell the world that #Mounta 3 days ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains RT @MPChair: Happy #InternationalMountainDay! ⛰️🚵 🌄 #MountainsMatter for... 🍅🌽Food 🌊💦Water 🚴‍♀️✈️Tourism 🌱🦋Biodiversity 🚸👩‍🎓Youth 👨‍🌾👩🏽‍🌾… 3 days ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains Happy #InternationalMountainDay To celebrate this important annual occasion, the UIAA is profiling a number of the… 3 days ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains RT @MtnResearch: #MountainsMatter in the @IPCC_CH Sixth Assessment Report Cycle! 🏔️ Dr Philippus Wester of @icimod and @drcarolinadler of t… 3 days ago
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