A Training of Trainers links Climate Policy and Public Finance in Cambodia

ToT CC and Public policyPHNOM PENH, 25 August 2015: A Training of Trainers on Climate Policy and Public Finance was launched in Economics and Finance Institute (EFI) of the Ministry of Economics and Finance (MEF) today, focusing on the development impacts of climate change and how the climate change response can be integrated in Government planning and budgets. This is the first ever learning event jointly organized by EFI and UNITAR, in partnership with the Cambodia Climate Change Alliance and with financial support from the United Nations Development Programme and the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (SIDA).


Technical Meeting on Climate Change Glossary

Glossary29Jul20151Preah Sihanouk – A number of climate change​ ​experts and technical officials, including Ministry of Environment officials​ from the General Secretariat of the National Council for Sustainable Development (NCSD-GS), Cambodia Climate Change Alliance (CCCA) programme and Strategic Progamme for Climate Resilience (SPCR), are meeting this week in Preah Sihanouk province, from the 29 to 31 July, to review and finalize the Climate Change Glossary.


Ministry of Environment and CDC/CRDB Cooperate to improve Cambodia’s Tracking and Mobilization of International Climate Finance

Seminar with CDC on Int climate financePHNOM PENH, 23 March 2015: The Ministry of Environment (MoE) and Council for the Development of Cambodia/Cambodian Rehabilitation and Development Board (CDC/CRDB) discussed cooperation to improve Cambodia’s Tracking and Mobilization of the International Climate Finance.


Joint Press Release: 12.3 Million US$ committed by EU, Sweden and UNDP for the second phase of the Cambodia Climate Change Alliance

Signing CCCAII12 Mar 2015PHNOM PENH, 12 March 2015: Minister of Environment, H.E. Say Samal, who is also the Chair of the National Climate Change Committee, presided over the official launch ceremony for the Cambodia Climate Change Alliance (CCCA) Phase II. A total of 12.3 Million US$ have been allocated to the programme from the European Union (EU), Swedish International Development Agency (SIDA) and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) to support the implementation of the Cambodia Climate Change Strategic Plan 2014-2023 for the period from July 2014 to June 2019.


Climate Change NewsLinks

  • The new normal: facing climate change +

    Source: Phnom Penh Post, Fri, 17 February 2017   Last year’s drought caused a nationwide crisis, with harvests ruined, forest Read More
  • Act Together to Protect Cambodia From Climate Change +

    Source: The Cambodia Daily, 4 January 2016 It’s time for us to discuss, plan and act together to protect Cambodia Read More
  • Ambitious agenda needed to fight climate change +

    Source: The Phnom Penh Post Fri, 16 September 2016 George Edgar Last December, 195 countries, including Cambodia, gathered in Paris Read More
  • Scenes from a drought - Across the country, water scarcity is threatening health and livelihoods +

    Source: Phnom Penh Post, 29 April 2016 Banteay Meanchey Since December, the only source of free water for the 600 Read More
  • Tonnes of fish killed by heat in Kampong Thom +

    Source: Phnom Penh Post Mon, 25 April 2016​ Niem Chheng and Sen David Record-breaking temperatures and drought are wreaking havoc Read More
  • Ratanakkiri Running Out of Water Amid Worst Drought in Years +

    Source: The Camboida Daily With a severe drought choking the northeast, it’s only a matter of weeks before many residents Read More
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The CCCA is implemented by the Ministry of Environment and support by these partners

Cambodia Climate Change Alliance