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Action Pledges

Title

Hindu Kush Himalaya Climate Change Report

Partner International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD)

Date of submission 20/09/2011

Description

Action Pledge 1

The objective of this initiative is to produce state of the art scientific knowledge on climate change and adaptation options in Hindu Kush Himalaya (HKH) region to assist with policy discourse and to generate inputs for the international processes and negotiations under the MEAs by making the information available to regional policy makers and planners, and simultaneously also contributing to Nairobi Work Programme (NWP) work area on research, adaptation planning and practices.

Further information

http://www.icimod.org/?q=4140

Regional focus Asia and the Pacific
Least Developed Countries
Sector Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Water resources
Adaptation delivery activity Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Knowledge management
Training
NWP work area Climate modelling, scenarios and downscaling
Data and observations
Economic diversification
Research
Socio-economic information
Target group Academics
Communities
Policy makers
Practitioners

Organizations, institutions and private sector companies at all levels and in a wide range of sectors can become engaged with the NWP by becoming a partner and making Action Pledges. Information about how organizations can become engaged with work on adaptation under the NWP can be found here.