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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 Winning project, runner-up and best new initiative. How the 2018 UIAA Mountain Protection Award prizes were divided… 15 hours ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains Nepal storm kills several climbers on the Himalayan peak of Gurja (7193m) 3 days ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains 2018 UIAA Rock Climbing Festival Award: Overall winner: Festival de Boulder de Mar del Plata, Argentina Developme… 4 days ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains The UIAA thanks the Mongolian National Climbing Federation MNCF for its outstanding hosting of the 2018 UIAA Genera… 5 days ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains Preparing for an expedition. From planning to safety. Guidance provided by the UIAA Alpine Skills guide.… 6 days ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains Congratulations to Community Action Nepal, winner of the 2018 UIAA Mountain Protection Award. Full story:… 7 days 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! 1 week ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains Community Action Nepal was announced as winner of the 2018 UIAA Mountain Protection Award during a ceremony held as… 1 week ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains Members and delegates from around the world unite for the 2018 UIAA General Assembly in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia 1 week ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains 2018 UIAA General Assembly now underway in Ulaanbaatar, 🇲🇳 1 week ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains Close spacing versus wide spacing. UIAA Skills series looks at spacing between climbers. 2 weeks ago
UIAA @UIAAmountains RT @tommycaldwell1: The Dawn Wall film tour has continued through Europe! Seeing this film on the big screen is a must. Find a screening ne… 2 weeks ago
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