Volume 33 No 4: Open Issue (all articles)
Editorial: MountainNotes Becomes MountainAgenda
Constructing Roads—Constructing Risks? Settlement Decisions in View of
Landslide Risk and Economic Opportunities in Western Nepal
The Rental Market for Farmland in Vietnam's Mountainous North Central Coast
Region: Outcomes and Constraints
(Van Le, Michael Lyne, Nazmun Ratna, and Peter Nuthall)
Alpine Ecology in the Iberian Peninsula: What Do We Know, and What Do We
Need to Learn?
(Isabel C. Barrio, C. Guillermo Bueno, Laszlo Nagy, et al)
MountainNotes has become MountainAgenda: new guidelines!
The new MountainAgenda section—which replaces MountainNotes—is now set up on MRD's website and online submission interface. MountainAgenda papers go through full peer review and present agendas for future research or policy, based on well-referenced reviews of the state of the art in research or policy. Read the new editorial policy and guidelines for authors and reviewers.
MRD welcomes new donor
We are pleased to announce that the Austrian Development Agency (ADA)—the operational unit of the Austrian Development Cooperation—has decided to support MRD as a donor in the coming years.
IMS welcomes new member
The International Mountain Society welcomes the Institute of Mountain Hazards and Environment (IMHE), Chinese Academy of Sciences, in Chengdu, Sichuan, China, as a new institutional member.
MRD Honorary Board member Dr. Jane Pratt passed away
MRD's Editors are very sorry to have to announce that Dr. Jane Pratt, a highly dedicated advocate for mountains and mountain communities and long-time Director of The Mountain Institute (TMI), passed away on 12 August 2013. We are grateful for her long-term commitment to MRD.
Volume 34 No 1: Open Issue
Volume 34 No 2: Open Issue
Volume 34 No 3: Gender and sustainable development in mountains
Volume 34 No 4: Family farming in mountains
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