WATER FOR COMMUNITY CLIMATE CHANGE ADAPTATION IN KAMPOT

water for the community rrPURPOSE OF PROJECT

The project aims to strengthen local government institutions in Kampot province to assist vulnerable communities to adapt to climate change in the water sector. The project is designed to address the need for a technically sound national disaster prevention and information system through: (1) capacity building and institutional strengthening of the Kampot technical departments of the line ministries in climate change adaptation; (2) awareness raising of the provincial authorities (province, district and commune levels) in climate change adaptation; (3) mapping out of water resource, water infrastructure and their vulnerabilities to drought, flood, salination and arsenic; and (4) rehabilitation and construction of water supply infrastructure at selected demonstration sites.
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INTEGRATING CLIMATE CHANGE RESILIENCE, LIVELIHOODS AND FLOODPLAIN MANAGEMENT FOR THE TONLE SAP

Integrating CC Resilience TonlesapPURPOSE OF PROJECT
The project aims at developing climate change resilient livelihood strategies for communities in target areas based on priorities identified in the vulnerability assessment, working with community fisheries committees and commune representatives; and the project also looks at building the climate adaptation and ecosystem-based adaptation planning capacity of the national agencies including Tonle Sap Authority and relevant ministries.
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IMPROVEMENT OF RURAL LIVELIHOODS THROUGH LIVESTOCK MANAGEMENT AND PREPAREDNESS AND PRODUCTION TECHNOLOGIES ADAPTED TO CLIMATE CHANGE IN 4 COMMUNES OF PURSAT AND TAKEO PROVINCES

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The project aims to improve animal production and management to cope with climate change through the adaption and improvement of animal production during floods and droughts.
 
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BUILDING CLIMATE CHANGE RESILIENCE FOOD SYSTEMS: INTEGRATING RESERVOIR AND RICE-FISH SYSTEMS, TAKEO PROVINCE, CAMBODIA

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PURPOSE OF PROJECT

The project aims to develop a climate resilient food system based on linking terrestrial (rice agronomy) and aquatic (rice field fisheries) through process of adaptive learning and co-management capacity building.
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