MRD welcomes Pema Gyamtsho of ICIMOD and Yanfen Wang of UCAS, who have joined Thomas Breu of CDE as editors-in-chief following the retirement of David Molden. We thank David for his invaluable work.
How Can Education Contribute to Sustainable Mountain Development? Past, Present, and Future Perspectives
Articles offer examples and insights into education for sustainable mountain development around the world, providing a basis for future research, policy, and action.
Shear Strength of Purple Topsoil Under Different Land Uses in the Three Gorges Reservoir Area, China
The authors show that orchard land has topsoil with a relatively high shear strength, which aids soil conservation and makes this land use interesting for sustainable land use...
The Afromontane Research Unit: Driving Connections and Capacity Building for the Sustainable Development of Southern African Mountains
The Afromontane Research Unit is actively developing relationships and capacity for southern African mountain research.
Bird Photography Tourism, Sustainable Livelihoods, and Biodiversity Conservation: A Case Study from China
Experiences from West Yunnan show it is possible to achieve biodiversity conservation and sustainable development at community level: bird photography tourism has become a major...