The International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development assessed the ecologically important but fragile region for the very first time. Here's all you need to know about it
Hindu Kush Himalayan region warming faster than global average
Capping global warming at 1.5°C will still mean a higher rate for the region through this century. Click here to read more
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