Regional Workshop on Climate Change Impacts in Asian Mountains

When, local time: 
Wednesday, 13 March 2013 - 9:00am to Friday, 15 March 2013 - 5:00pm
Where: 
Nepal, Lalitpur
Type of Event: 
Category 7-Seminar and Workshop
Contact: 
Pant, Tap Raj
Major objectives of this workshop are to: (i) discuss climate change vulnerability and assess capacity building needs in the region; (ii) review current and future national adaptation strategies and their relevance at the community level through action research; (iii) develop strategies to strengthen cooperation, partnership and linkages at national, regional and international levels; and (iv) distil policy directives on climate resilient development and ecosystem based adaptation for the mountain communities. <br />The workshop will also contribute to the UNESCO’s global programme “Climate Change Impacts in Major Mountainous Regions of the World: Multidisciplinary Network for Adaptation Strategies (Africa, Asia, Latin America, and Europe)<br />