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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 BBC News - Top climbers die in Canadian avalanche 1 day ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains The UIAA and the German Alpine Club have teamed up to produce a series of ten videos designed to help improve climb… 6 days ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains Details on the 2019 Climbing Medicine Canada Symposium are now available: The event takes… 7 days ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains 2016 UIAA Mountain Protection Award winner Mountain Wilderness France announces details of its programme of activit… 1 week ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains The issue of traveller’s diarrhoea is a critical one for anybody wishing to take part in expedition mountaineering… 1 week ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains Avoiding the perils of #Kilimanjaro. A dedicated UIAA MedCom guide. 2 weeks ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains A month since the UIAA Ice Climbing World Cup season finished. An opportune time to celebrate the gold medal winners 2 weeks ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains The American Alpine Club is hosting its 12th annual International Climbers’ Meet (ICM), to be held the week of 13-1… 2 weeks ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains RT @MtnResearch: A study published in the journal Water Policy stresses that rapid urbanisation, driven mainly by tourism, is threatening #… 2 weeks ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains Two-thirds of glacier ice in the Alps 'will melt by 2100' 2 weeks ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains Acute mountain sickness (AMS), high altitude pulmonary edema (HAPE) and high altitude cerebral edema (HACE) are the… 2 weeks ago
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