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Pamir Women and the melting glaciers of Tajikistan (2009)

Pamir Women and the melting glaciers of Tajikistan 2009
Video-brief for United Nations University & Tajikistan Academy of Sciences, Institute of Zoology and Parasitological
Producer/Editor Citt Williams, Ivan Golovnev
10 min + web story

The glaciers of the Pamir mountains, which provide over 50% of Central Asia’s water resources, are rapidly melting at a rate similar to Greenland’s continental glacier. Three generations of of Pamiri women share the impacts of the melt and decreasing water levels.