Staff Retreat of CCD and CCCA

CCD and CCCA staff copy-2Preah Sihanouk – from 27 – 28 June 2014, Climate Change Department of the Cambodia Ministry of Environment conducted its annual staff retreat and a back-to-back final retreat for the Cambodia Climate Change Alliance (CCCA) with participation of CCD and CCCA staff, aiming to review progress, activities plan for next year, discuss other issues and agree on recommendations for the Department, particularly the performance of CCCA Phase 1, 2010-2014, and discuss workplan for CCCA Phase 2, 2014-2019. 


Climate Change Adaptation Learning Event for Practitioners

Battambang – 04-06 June 2014, the Climate Change Department (CCD) of the Ministry of Environment, with financial support from the Cambodia Climate Change Alliance (CCCA), organized a “Climate Change Adaptation Learning Event for Practitioners” at Stung Sangke Hotel, Battambang Province with participation of over 90 climate change practitioners and representatives of the 20 CCCA-funded projects, NGOs working on adaptation, the National Climate Change Technical Team and representatives from the Climate Change Department. The main objective of this workshop is to identify key lessons learnt in the various sectors/ thematic areas of climate change response in Cambodia.



Climate Change Adaptation: Flood and Drought-Resilient Aquaculture


Fishery is an important activity in Cambodia as it provides foods security and support livelihoods of people through generating incomes and it also plays an important role to promote diversification of livelihoods in Cambodia. However, climate change through the increased occurrence of floods and drought and changes in water systems threatens fishery activities.


Climate Change Practice Notes Released!

Under Trust Fund Secretariate of Cambodia Climate Channge Alliance, two Practice Notes on Factors of Change and Stakeholder Participation are produced to draw attention of all those working on climate change context.

Please link to both summary and details:


Climate Change NewsLinks

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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
  • 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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