International Mountain Day shows importance of mountain environments
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Saturday December 11 is International Mountain Day designated by the UN. 

The day focuses on protecting the lives of the world’s mountain people and the importance of preserving mountain environments around the globe. 

Mountains provide agrobiodiversity that may be the key to world food security in the face of climate change ahead. 

Take a look at some interesting facts about mountains.

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