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  1. Remittances: A key to adaptation?

    Posted by Jim Tarrant | Oct 25, 2012
    This information sheet looks at the way in which families in different parts of the Hindu Kush-Himalayan region use labour migration as a way of adapting to problems caused by too much water (flash and other floods) and too little water (drought).
  2. Kailash Sacred Landscape Conservation Initiative: First Regional Workshop

    Posted by Jim Tarrant | Oct 25, 2012
    Report of the first regional workshop of the Kailash Sacred Landscape Conservation Initiative held 11-13 April 2010 in Almora, India
  3. Green Economy for Sustainable Mountain Development

    Posted by Jim Tarrant | Oct 25, 2012
    The United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (UNCSD or Rio+20) to be held in June 2012 will have green economy as one of its two main themes. This paper has been prepared to strengthen arguments for discussing mountain issues at Rio+20...
  4. U.S.-India Partnership to Advance Clean Energy (PACE)

    Posted by Jim Tarrant | Oct 18, 2012
    Energy cooperation is a central element of the U.S.-India strategic partnership. President Obama and Prime Minister Singh launched the U.S.-India Partnership to Advance Clean Energy (PACE) in November 2009 to accelerate the transition to high perf...
  5. Climate Change: Central [Asian] Puzzle of the 21st Century

    Posted by Jim Tarrant | Oct 6, 2012
    This paper describes the the linkage between climate change and security in central Asia, which is often a result of resource-intensive, sometimes resource-wasting patterns of production and consumption, and of inadequate agricultural practices
  6. 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.
  7. 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.
  8. Cambodia Climate Change Adaptation Plan of Action

    Posted by Jim Tarrant | Oct 2, 2012
    This the National Adaptation Plan of Action for Cambodia from 2006.
    Attached File: NAPA-Cam-2006.pdf
  9. Cambodia and Climate Change

    Posted by Jim Tarrant | Oct 2, 2012
    Overview of Cambodia's vulnerability to climate change and challenges for adaptation.
    Attached File: Cambodia and CC.pdf
  10. India climate change perspectives

    Posted by Site Admin | Sep 18, 2012
    Climate change is no more an environmental concern. It has emerged as the biggest developmental challenge for the planet. Its economic impacts, particularly on the poor, make it a major governance issue as well. The debates and discussions buildin...