It was the first time that mountain researchers - including Michael Zemp, director of the World Glacier Monitoring Service - were invited to join their polar colleagues for such a summit. “Climate change is a global problem. The poles and the mountains need to come together, and we as scientists need to join forces,” said Michael Zemp.
swissinfo.ch, 24 June 2018
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