CAPACITY STRENGTHENING FOR COMMUNITY PROTECTED AREA DEVELOPMENT (CPA) COMMUNITIES IN BOEUNG PER WILDLIFE SANCTUARY TO ADAPT TO THE IMPACTS OF CLIMATE CHANGE

Community protected area

The targeted Community Protected Area (CPA) communities by the project are among the most at-risk in Cambodia to the adverse impacts of climate change. Local people are very poor and located in remote community protected areas. The population is directly reliant on local forest products e.g. non-timber forest products (NTFP) and forest services for their livelihoods. The area is prone to natural disasters such as flooding, drought, and storms.

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ADAPTATION TO CLIMATE CHANGE THROUGH ALTERNATIVE LIVELIHOODS IN COMMUNITY FORESTRY

21. Bio-digester stoves and automatic rice cookPURPOSE OF PROJECT
Adaptation to Climate Change through Alternative Livelihoods in Community Forestry project particularly focuses on building capacity within the community forestry sector through supporting effective participation of community forestry management committees and communal councils in newly established Cantonment level community forestry planning and co-ordination committees.

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BUILDING RESILIENCE AGAINST CLIMATE CHANGE FOR SMALL SCALE FARMERS AND LOCAL AUTHORITIES IN RATANAKIRI PROVINCE

Home gardening rPROJECT OBJECTIVES
The purpose of Building Resilience against Climate Change for Small Scale Farmers and Local Authorities in Ratanakiri project is to contribute to the eradication of extreme poverty and hunger among small-scale farmer families in Ratanakiri Province, enhancing their resilience against climate change.

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TOGETHER ADDRESSING CLIMATE CHANGE INITIATIVE-PREY VENG (TACCI-PV)

Gender and climate changePURPOSE OF PROJECT
Together Addressing Climate Change Initiative – Prey Veng (TACCI-PV) project aims to build a multi-sectoral approach to climate change adaptation in Prey Veng Province involving Government and Community- through strengthening capacity and coordination of sub-national authorities; enhancing National/sub- national relationships and dialogue; and enhancing all stakeholders awareness, participation and management of natural resources and climate change adaptation processes.

 

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    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
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    Source: The Phnom Penh Post Fri, 16 September 2016 George Edgar Last December, 195 countries, including Cambodia, gathered in Paris Read More
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    Source: Phnom Penh Post, 29 April 2016 Banteay Meanchey Since December, the only source of free water for the 600 Read More
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    Source: Phnom Penh Post Mon, 25 April 2016​ Niem Chheng and Sen David Record-breaking temperatures and drought are wreaking havoc Read More
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