Global warming threatens Loba culture in Nepal

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This feature has been published in MO* Magazine – March 2022.

Nepal – Climate change is affecting the whole world, but some areas are being hit harder than others. Upper-Mustang, high in the Nepalese Himalayas, is one such place. Here the Loba, an indigenous people, fight against a lack of water and with it the survival of their unique culture. How can they survive? And at what price? ‘Nobody is interested in the problems we face every day.’

Images: Nicole Franken – Text: Yvonne Dudock

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