International Mountain Day Infographic
The Canadian Mountain Network has developed an infographic for International Mountain Day 2019 to highlight key facts and figures showing the importance of mountains for all life on earth.
The infographic may be downloaded and used freely by organizations interested in raising awareness of International Mountain Day (see suggested citation below).
Suggested Citation: This infographic was supported by the Canadian Mountain Network, a member of the Networks of Centres of Excellence Canada program.
- United Nations. International Mountain Day.
- Alpine Club of Canada. State of the Mountains Report 2019.
- Clarke, G. K. C., Jarosch, A. H., Anslow, F. S., Radić, V., Menounos, B. Projected deglaciation of western Canada in the twenty first century. Nat. Geosci . 7, 372377 (2015). doi: 10.1038/NGEO2407
- FAO and UNCCD. 2019. Vulnerability to food insecurity in mountain regions: land degradation and other stressors. Bonn, Germany.
- Mountain Partnership. Mountains and the Sustainable Development Goals – a call to action.