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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 RT @MtnResearch: A paper published in the journal Science earlier this month suggests a new formula for estimating the speed of glacier flo… 15 hours ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains 🏞️ Last weekend to apply for 2018 UIAA Mountain Protection Award. Application deadline is 25 June. Be part of a gl… 15 hours ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains ⛰ 🧗 UIAA Skills feature - what weakens a #rope. #climbing #mountaineering 16 hours ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains 6️⃣ World Cups 4️⃣ European Cups 3️⃣ World Championship formats Reminder that the 2019 UIAA Ice Climbing World Tour… 2 days ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains RT @MtnResearch: ⛰️🗣️ We encourage the mountain research community to get involved in the expert review process for the @IPCC_CH Special Re… 2 days ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains Join the UIAA on Wednesday at OutDoor Friedrichshafen. 10:00-11:00 Discussing mountaineering, sustainability and… 4 days ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains Belay Lanyard - UIAA announces 24th Safety Standard for #climbing equipment 4 days ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains RT @Team_BMC: Congrats to Lynn Robinson, your new president, and the first-ever female president of the BMC! 5 days ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains Lending climbers a stronger voice. In mid May, the @americanalpine and Access Fund organised the third annual Climb… 5 days ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains Heading to OutDoor Friedrichshafen? Come and meet the UIAA. Either at our stand, open from tomorrow, or during a de… 7 days ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains Latest from our skills series. What weakens a rope. 1 week ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains RT @jhmgphil: The 5th Sustainable Summits Conference will be in Nepal June 1-5, 2020. The 4th, here in Chamonix, was a good one. #sustainab 1 week ago
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