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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 Outdoor Research becomes title sponsor of UIAA Ice Climbing World Tour 19 hours ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains RT @MtnResearch: “Global networks play an important role in mobilizing positive change in society. We need to make meaningful connections b… 3 days ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains The latest extract from our Skills series focus on extricating yourself from a crevasse. Discover more, and other S… 3 days ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains Winning project, runner-up and best new initiative. How the 2018 UIAA Mountain Protection Award prizes were divided… 5 days ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains Nepal storm kills several climbers on the Himalayan peak of Gurja (7193m) 7 days ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains 2018 UIAA Rock Climbing Festival Award: Overall winner: Festival de Boulder de Mar del Plata, Argentina Developme… 1 week ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains The UIAA thanks the Mongolian National Climbing Federation MNCF for its outstanding hosting of the 2018 UIAA Genera… 1 week ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains Preparing for an expedition. From planning to safety. Guidance provided by the UIAA Alpine Skills guide.… 1 week ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains Congratulations to Community Action Nepal, winner of the 2018 UIAA Mountain Protection Award. Full story:… 2 weeks ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains RT @UIMLA: Thanks to everyone for voting to accept UIMLA as a UIAA member, we look forward to working with you all! 2 weeks ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains Community Action Nepal was announced as winner of the 2018 UIAA Mountain Protection Award during a ceremony held as… 2 weeks ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains Members and delegates from around the world unite for the 2018 UIAA General Assembly in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia 2 weeks ago
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