Italian High Commission’s tireless efforts to promote environmental conservation in the mighty Himalayas and Karakorum in Pakistan yielded positive results when the Global Change Impact Studies Center and EvK2Cnr signed a memorandum of understanding. The MOU will facilitate the establishment of regional centers in the Karakorum to conduct extensive research on the geographical terrain. This is

EvK2Cnr and Pakistani Government signs MOU for Central Karakorum National Park and extended support for scientific researchRead More »

Poles’ amazing feat of conquering the Broad Peak for the first winter ascent, has now concluded on a catastrophic note where the two missing climbers Maciej Berbeka and Tomasz Kowalski have now been officially declared as lost and dead.  Announced by the team leader Krzysztof Wielicki today from the Base Camp, the expedition has now

Search and Rescue called off! Two missing Poles have now been officially declared as “Lost and Dead” Read More »

It has now been confirmed that the Poles have reached the top of the 8,047m Broad Peak in the Karakorum of Pakistan pulling yet another feather in their already blistering cap of winter summits in the world.  The team, which started its summit push in the earlier hours of March 5th, made it to the

Broad Peak surrenders to the Polish Ice warriors! Polish Winter Himalaism team 2010-2015 captures Broad Peak for the first winter ascentRead More »

The defining moment has come for the resilient Poles who have been battering the tough conditions in the rugged Karakorums for more than two months now. After a heart-breaking retreat last month, Poles are now climbing for the final summit push which is likely to happen sometime in the early hours of March 5th.  Broad

Summit push in progress! Poles soon to become the first nation to step on the 8,051m Broad Peak for the first time in wintersRead More »

Enjoying a meal at BC Poles are now bracing up for the final showdown with the 8,051m Broad Peak for the first winter ascent of the mountain in the Karakorums in Pakistan. Earlier the team had to abandon their plans for the final summit push on February the 18th and while their plan was as

“To climb or not to climb? That is the question!” Poles all set to utilise the tight weather window on March 5th for the final summit push of Broad PeakRead More »