The Swiss-Austrian Alliance for Mountain Research

Scheurer, Thomas; Björnsen, Astrid; Borsdorf, Axel; Braun, Valerie; Weingartner, Rolf (2013). The Swiss-Austrian Alliance for Mountain Research. Mountain Research and Development, 33(4), pp. 477-479. International Mountain Society 10.1659/MRD-JOURNAL-D-13-00093.1

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Switzerland and Austria are committed to addressing sustainable mountain development in Europe through a joint effort. In June 2013, more than 140 researchers as well as representatives of the 2 countries' funding ministries participated in the “Mountain Days” event in Mittersill, Austria, thereby marking the official launch of the Swiss-Austrian Alliance. The resulting Mittersill Commitment Paper highlights 8 research areas and calls for international cooperation between mountain researchers, institutions, and governments.

Item Type:

Journal Article (Original Article)

Division/Institute:

08 Faculty of Science > Institute of Geography

UniBE Contributor:

Björnsen, Astrid and Weingartner, Rolf

Subjects:

900 History > 910 Geography & travel

ISSN:

0276-4741

Publisher:

International Mountain Society

Language:

English

Submitter:

Monika Wälti-Stampfli

Date Deposited:

17 Jan 2014 11:08

Last Modified:

12 Dec 2014 19:37

Publisher DOI:

10.1659/MRD-JOURNAL-D-13-00093.1

BORIS DOI:

10.7892/boris.40145

URI:

https://boris.unibe.ch/id/eprint/40145

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