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  1. Adaptation to Climate Change in Eastern Europe, Caucasus and Central Asia

    Posted by Jim Tarrant | Oct 5, 2012
    This report is based on the outcome of a survey carried out among the countries of South East Europe (SEE) and Eastern Europe, Caucasian and Central Asian (EECCA) through a questionnaire prepared bythe Task Force on Water and Climate under the UNE...
  2. Review of the existing information, policies and proposed or implemented climate change measures in Kyrgyzstan

    Posted by Jim Tarrant | Oct 5, 2012
    A review of current and planned climate change adaptation policies and measures for Kyrgyzstan.
  3. Kyrgyzstan Vulnerability and Planned Adaptation- Adaptation Partnership

    Posted by Jim Tarrant | Oct 5, 2012
    From the Review of Current and Planned Adaptation: Central Asia.  This is a summary overview of the principal climate change vulnerabilities in Kyrgyzstand and the planned adaptation policies and measures.
  4. Climate Change and Disaster Risk Reduction: The Red Cross Red Crescent perspective

    Posted by Jim Tarrant | Oct 5, 2012
    PowerPoint presentation to educate the public on climate change vulnerability and adaptation, including integration disaster risk reduction princples and practices into policies and planning.
  5. Study of potential social and gender impacts of small and micro HPP on local communities of the Kyrgyz Republic

    Posted by Jim Tarrant | Oct 6, 2012
    The UNDP-GEF Country Development Strategy (CDS) for 2009-2011 identified environmental security and poverty reduction as the priority areas for the development of Kyrgyzstan. An important goal set under this strategy is to create basic conditions ...
  6. Adapting to Climate Change in Europe and Central Asia

    Posted by Jim Tarrant | Oct 6, 2012
    The climate is changing and Europe and Central Asia (ECA) is already experiencing the consequences: increasing variability, warmer temperatures, changing hydrology, and more extremes—droughts, floods,heat waves, windstorms, and forest fires. Wit...
  7. Regional Water Intelligence Report Central Asia

    Posted by Jim Tarrant | Oct 6, 2012
    Water is an increasingly strategic resource in the Central Asian region for economic and social development. Water cuts across critical issues such as food and fibre production, energy generation, environmental sustainability and human security. T...
  8. Addressing Environmental Risks in Central Asia

    Posted by Jim Tarrant | Oct 6, 2012
    While the linkages between environment and security are broadly acknowledged and recognized, much work remains to be done on understanding the nature of the causes and direction of the effects. Without such an understanding, policy responses will ...
  9. Environment and Security: Transforming Risks into Cooperation

    Posted by Jim Tarrant | Oct 6, 2012
     This assessment has been produced upon the request the countries of the Ferghana Valley - Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan and has widely benefitted from their inputs.  It shows how the environment and security initiative has helpe...
  10. The Glaciers of Central Asia: A Disappearing Resource

    Posted by Jim Tarrant | Oct 6, 2012
    Central Asia is one of the world’s most vulnerable regions to climate change. An arid climate, combined with a history of environmental mismanagement and limited climate-related disaster risk mitigation strategies, have created a region that is ...

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