UIAA Newsletter, November 2017 now published

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The UIAA Newsletter for November 2017 is now available to view.

A full review of the 2017 UIAA General Assembly held in Shiraz, Iran on 21 October is available as part of this newsletter. During the GA, Mount Everest Biogas Project was confirmed as the fifth winner of the UIAA Mountain Protection Award. The 2018 UIAA Ice Climbing season edges ever closer with the final calendar now confirmed and athlete registration open. Steve Long, Chair of the UIAA Training Panel, provides an insight into the benefits of UIAA training qualifications. Our new series on people’s passion for the mountains commences with Japanese mountaineer and photographer Tom Nakamura. 

All images from 2017 UIAA General Assembly copyright: Sharif Nouri.

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