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The human cost of displacement

05/14/2012 | Olivia Bennett

Lipholo Bosielo, one of the narrators in the Molika-liko valley - Kitty Warnock | Panos London

Olivia Bennett talks about her recent pubication, Displaced: The Human Cost of Development and Resettlement, based on learning and oral testimonies from a Panos London project.

Displaced: The Human Cost of Development and Resettlement

05/14/2012 | Panos London

Displaced: The Human Cost of Development and Resettlement - Bennett, McDowell | Palgrave

Announcing a new book on the real effects of displacement, informed by and growing from a Panos London project.

Celebrating International Mountains Day

12/11/2011 | Siobhan Warrington

Caring for flocks in the high pastures above Shimshal village, July 2000 - David Butz | Panos London

It is nine years since the International Year of Mountains (2002) when Panos London launched the Mountain Voices website, an online archive of testimonies from some 300 men and women living in mountain communities from 10 countries.

First comes the gun, then the choking air

12/17/2009 | Athar Parvaiz

Imagine a scenario where the threat to the inhabitants of conflict-torn Kashmir won't be the gun, but the quality of their air. The pollution trends in this part of the globe suggest that it has almost reached that point.

The glacier that buried a village

12/15/2009 | Rina Saeed Khan

Scientists fear mountain glaciers are melting faster than ever as a result of rising temperatures, leading to fears that glacial lakes are becoming dangerously unstable. For Chitral village in Pakistan's Hindu Kush mountain range this has already spelled disaster.

Voices from the mountain: Pakistan

01/01/2005 | Panos London

Herding in the pastures, hopes and fears about a new road, and education are key themes in this collection of interviews from a community in the far north of Pakistan.  

Voices from the mountain: Mexico

01/01/2005 | Panos London

Interviews with the four indigenous Zapotec communities, for whom outside pressures and influences are increasing as never before.

Voices from the mountain: India

01/01/2003 | Panos London

Interviews with communities from Uttaranchal and Himachal Pradesh, India.

Farmers ‘eat away’ Kenyan mountain forests

10/01/2002 | Panos London

Population pressure and increasing poverty are leading many Kenyans to settle around Mount Kenya and work as subsistence farmers. This is causing many environmental problems.

Voices from the mountain: Peru

01/01/2002 | Panos London

Interviews from Cerro de Pasco, where people's herding lifestyle has undergone great changes, principally as a result of Peru's most important industry: mining. 

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