An International workshop on Climate Change, Glacial Retreat and Livelihoods is being organized at
The Himalayan region hold the key to the India’s ecological and social security by virtue of its being a centre of biological and cultural diversity, the final destination of its life sustaining monsoons and a storehouse for water and other natural resources. “The glaciers in the
Internationally acclaimed environmentalists Dr. R. K. Pachauri of TERI will be the guest of honour and the workshop is likely to be inaugurated by the Chief Minister, Omar Abdullah.
Large numbers of international and national experts from University, research organization, forest, industry, other departments, NGOs etc. are participating in the deliberations.