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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 The latest in the UIAA Summer Skills series focuses on how #frostbite occurs. 1 hour ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains UIAA Ice Climbing Commission meets in Busteni, Romania to discuss recent season and developments for 2019. Report c… 1 day ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains UIAA MedCom guide: Taking children to altitude. Essential reading for young families. 3 days ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains Asian mountaineering community unites to aid Nepal earthquake recovery. 4 days ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains A guide to how frostbite occurs, and its different stages. 6 days ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains The latest in our Skills series focuses on both how frostbite occurs and the different stages of frostbite.… 1 week ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains The sixth edition of the global UIAA Mountain Protection Award is now open for application. Deadline, end of May 20… 2 weeks ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains Before departure, during the trip and dealing with an unexpected incident. The golden rules for novice climbers.… 2 weeks ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains Indian Mountaineering Foundation announces date changes to its 2018-2019 Mountain Festival. 2 weeks ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains Full programme for the 2018 Trento Film Festival now online. 2 weeks ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains RT @trentofestival: Tra pochi minuti diretta dalla conferenza stampa del 66. #TrentoFestival dove verrà svelato il programma definitivo! 2 weeks ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains Play an active role in studying the spread of invasive plants along mountain trails. 2 weeks ago
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