Youths in Svay Rieng province are trained on Climate Change

Youth Training SVR 12 May 2017Svay Rieng, 12 May 2017​–Department of Climate Change, General Secretariat of the National Council for Sustainable Development (NCSD), with support from Cambodia Climate Change Alliance (CCCA) organized a Training Workshop on Climate Change for Youths with participation over 130 youths, including 61 women to build capacity on the climate change terminology, cause and effect, impact, vulnerability at national and international levels in responding to climate change, and adaptation and mitigation options. The event is presided over by H.E. Tin Ponlok, NCSD’s Secretary General and H.E. Sum Socheath, Deputy provincial governor of Svay Rieng.


11th CCCA’s Programme Support Board Meeting

11th PSB meeting 28 Feb 201728th February 2017, the Program Support Board (PSB) of the Cambodia Climate Change Alliance (CCCA) conducted its 11th meeting under the chairmanship of H.E. Say Samal, Minister of Environment and Chairperson of the CCCA’s PSB at Ministry of Environment (MoE) building. The meeting was also attended by PSB members from the Ministry of Water Resources and Meteorology; Ministry of Economy and Finance; and representatives from the development partners including the European Union, Sweden and UNDP, as well as representatives of selected stakeholders to review the​ entire implementation period of 2016, and​​ the activity and budget plan for 2017-2018.


Six Line Ministries received training on CCCA Grant Implementation Guideline and Six Line Ministries/Agencies got refresher training

GIG training 23 Jan 2017Phnom Penh, 23rd January 2017 – The Department of Climate Change (DCC), General Secretariat​​ of the National Council for Sustainable Development (GSSD) with support from Cambodia Climate Change Alliance (CCCA) programme organized a training workshop on “Grant Implementation Guidelines (GIG)” to an additional six line ministries who are expected to begin implementing CCCA grants during this quarter, in support of priority actions in their respective Climate Change Action Plans (CCAPs). Some of the existing CCCA grantees who received grants in 2015 also received a refresher training on this occasion. A total of 36 participants (14 female) representing 12 line ministries have benefitted from the course.


Discussion on climate change response achieved in 2016 and work plan for 2017-2018

Staff retreat 2016 1Preah Sihanouk province: To effectively enhance staff capacity and optimize climate change response at national and sub-national level in line with international trend, Department of Climate Change of the General Secretariat of the National Council for Sustainable Development (GSSD) in collaboration with Cambodia Climate Change Alliance phase2 (CCCA2) organize a staff retreat on 1st - 2nd December 2016 to oversee the CCCA’s key achievements in 2016 and develop 2017-2018’s work plan with the participation from the Department and CCCA by checking key challenges, recommendations, as well as discussions on work plan 2017-2018.


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 National Council for Sustainable Development and support by these partners

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