We invite assessments of development and policy experiences, empirical studies on topics emphasized in the Caucasus Regional Research Agenda, and systematic reviews of research, policies, or action.
Restoring Mountain Systems for Social–Ecological Resilience
The issue will focus on restoration experiences, research on degradation, restoration, and their links to resilience, and agendas for restoration research, policy, or action.
Social Innovations and the Mountain Economy: The Case of 100% Valposchiavo and Its Influence on Small- and Medium-Sized Enterprises
The 100% Valposchiavo initiative brings together diverse players in a Swiss mountain region. This study shows how this social innovation enables SMEs to reduce their dependence on...
Weaving Together Knowledges through Collaborative Archaeological Research in the Shúhtagot’ine Cultural Landscape
Research that embraces multiple ways of knowing and builds momentum toward knowledge mobilization helps preserve cultural heritage and promotes the sustainability of Indigenous...
Land Use Affects the Local Climate of a Tropical Mountain Landscape in Northern Ecuador
This study stresses the importance of native forests for microclimate regulation in the tropical Andes. Conserving them mitigates climate change and should be part of sustainable...