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Managing flood risks in the Hindu Kush Himalayas

Source(s):  International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD)

This paper discusses flood risk in the Hindu Kush Himalayan (HKH) region and the involvement of the International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD) in mitigating that risk. The paper specifically encourages the importance of flood forecasting with satellite imagery, infrastructure planning, and data sharing among the eight regional countries: Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, China, India, Myanmar, Nepal, and Pakistan.



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  • Managing flood risks in the Hindu Kush Himalayas
  • Publication date 2013
  • Number of pages 4 p.

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