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Nepal, officially known according its Interim Constitution as the State of Nepal is a landlocked Himalayan country in South Asia, bordered by China (Tibet) to the north and by India to the south, east and west.

Nepal is commonly divided into three physiographic areas: the Mountain, Hill, and Terai Regions. These ecological belts run east-west and are bisected by Nepal's major river systems.

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Melting Glaciers. 03 November 2009, about 4 mins.
Melting Glaciers

Melting Glaciers

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The headings in this section provide links to some of the topics in the Ideas Bank. Click on the Ideas Bank link, or the category listing to see a full list of topics.

Climate change

  • Nepal: Taking On The Challenge Of Climate Change, September 1 [1] Climate change is a hot topic in Nepal now as studies show that many people in the country are facing hunger due to frequent droughts and melting glaciers are also threatening millions.
  • Nepalese Youth For Climate Action


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  1. Global Voices Online, September 1, 2009
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