Alpen Taxi

The Everest Recycling Challenge introduces integral waste management solutions in response to the widespread environmental hazards in the Himalayas, caused by garbage....

Bringing climbers together

The UIAA published its Climber’s Manifesto late in 2015, a concept governed by its ten pledges for climbers and mountaineers. The project covers several diverse facets of mountain ethics from leaving no waste, to respect, through to passing on skills and knowledge. Throughout 2016, the UIAA has been exploring each of the ten pledges in greater detail, working with climbers, mountaineers and its expert Commissions to provide a more detailed, and anecdotal context. The library of articles can...