• Feeding Bangladesh’s growing population amid rising climate challenges

    Feeding Bangladesh's growing population amid rising climate challenges

    November 1st, 2010 | News

    Thousands of acres of rice paddy have been under water in Koira Upazila (sub-district) in southern Bangladesh since Cyclone Aila swept through more than a year ago, damaging miles of protective flood embankments and wiping out crops, fish stocks and livestock. Like most rural Bangladeshis, people here rely heavily on agriculture, yet the stagnant floodwaters […]

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  • Traditional Knowledge and Adaptation to Climate Changes in Sunimarca , Perú

    Traditional Knowledge and Adaptation to Climate Changes  in Sunimarca , Perú

    September 24th, 2010 | Featured, News

    By: Dr. Sonia Salas Domínguez, Dr. Ana Maria Ponce and Redar Peru The community of Sunimarca is located in the High Andean Plateau at 4.100 a.s.l. in Peru. It belongs to the hydrographic basin of the Ramis river, tributary to the Titicaca lake, the highest navigable freshwater lake in the world. The annual mean temperature […]

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  • Climate and Agricultural Risk Management

    November 2nd, 2009 | Events

    From 15-18 November 2009 in Phnom Penh, Cambodia a workshop on “Climate and Agricultural Risk Management” will take place hosted by the University of Western Sydney, the Plant Protection Sanitary and Phytosanitary Department, MAFF, Cambodia and the Cambodian Agricultural Research and Development Institute. The workshop is sponsored by the Asia-Pacific Network for Global Change Research […]

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  • Could You Outrun a Glacial Lake Outburst Flood?

    October 20th, 2009 | Campaign, Events, Organisations, Projects

    On 18 June 2009 almost 140 runners answered that question as they raced down from the Imja Tsho glacial lake near Mt. Everest to the Sherpa village of Khumjung (about 35km away) in the Sagarmatha National Park, Nepal. The Imja Tsho Action Run event was organized by Sherwi Yondhen Tshokpa, a network of Sherpa students, […]

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  • Himalaya – Changing Landscapes

    October 9th, 2009 | Campaign, Events, Projects

    The Himalaya – Changing Landscapes outdoor photo exhibition, organized by the International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD), will be in Bern, Switzerland from 25 to 31 October 2009. The exhibition visually demonstrates how climate change and glacial melting are affecting the highest mountain range in the world – the Himalayas. The “before and after” […]

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