31 Aug, 2016
UIAA ~ International Climbing and Mountaineering Federation has published an overview of the conference on their web site
NZAC hosts successful Sustainable Summits Conference
130 attendees took part in the Sustainable Summits Conference, organized by the New Zealand Alpine Club (NZAC) in the Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park from 7-11 August.
Hugh Logan, former Director General of the New Zealand Department of Conservation, articulated the spirit of the conference in his Summing Up-What Can We Do? presentation.”The conference is the third in a series where people passionate about sustainable management of mountain areas have gathered to discuss social, environmental and economic issues affecting mountain areas from the perspective of sustainability.
”The conference comprised discussions from a number of emanate speakers and focused its attention on many core themes
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