Union internationale des associations d'alpinisme (UIAA)
International Mountaineering and Climbing Federation
Unión Internacional de Asociaciones de Alpinismo
Internationaler Verband der Alpinistenvereine
Unione Internazionale delle Associazioni Alpinistiche
1932-08-27 Chamonix France
Founded during a meeting of representatives from 18 countries in Chamonix. 1st Assembly: 1933, Cortina d'Ampezzo (Italy). Previous statutes approved 11 Oct 1986, Munich (Germany FR); revised Sep 1990. Current statutes adopted 18 Oct 2008, Teheran (Iran Islamic Rep); Revised 9 Oct 2010, Bormio (Italy), 8 Oct 2011, Kathmandu (Nepal) and 13 Oct 2012, Amsterdam (Netherlands). Registered Office in Bern (Switzerland).
Encourage, develop and support the practice of all forms of mountaineering and mountain sports in the international field.
Events216 past events available with paid subscription only.
ActivitiesAvailable with paid subscription only.
General Assembly (annual); Management Committee; Executive Board. Mountaineering Commissions; Sports Commissions; Commission Working Groups. Court. Continental Organizations (3): D-XD4056 - Confederación Panamericana de Deportes de Montaña y Escalada (UPAME); European Mountaineering Associations (EUMA); D-XD8555 - Union of Asian Alpine Associations (UAAA)5. Secretariat in Bern (Switzerland).
LanguagesAvailable with paid subscription only.
StaffAvailable with paid subscription only.
FinanceAvailable with paid subscription only.
Relations with Inter-Governmental OrganizationsAvailable with paid subscription only.
Relations with Non-Governmental OrganizationsAvailable with paid subscription only.
PublicationsAvailable with paid subscription only.
MembersAvailable with paid subscription only.
Type I ClassificationAvailable with paid subscription only.
Type II ClassificationAvailable with paid subscription only.
Subjects *Available with paid subscription only.
UIA Org ID
** UN SDGs are linked to the subject classification.
← return to your search page to find additional profiles.
UIA allows users to access and make use of the information contained in its Databases for the user’s internal use and evaluation purposes only. A user may not re-package, compile, re-distribute or re-use any or all of the UIA Databases or the data* contained therein without prior permission from the UIA.
Data from database resources may not be extracted or downloaded in bulk using automated scripts or other external software tools not provided within the database resources themselves. If your research project or use of a database resource will involve the extraction of large amounts of text or data from a database resource, please contact us for a customized solution.
UIA reserves the right to block access for abusive use of the Database.
* Data shall mean any data and information available in the Database including but not limited to: raw data, numbers, images, names and contact information, logos, text, keywords, and links.