Training Workshop on Climate Change Vulnerability, Impact and Adaptation Assessment

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Phnom Penh, 3-5 April 2018 – Government representatives from NCSD Climate Change Technical Working Group (CCTWG), and academia and students from national universities, came together to better understand “Climate Change Vulnerability, Impact and Adaptation Assessment” in a training workshop organized by the Department of Climate Change (DCC), General Secretariat of the National Council for Sustainable Development (GSSD), in cooperation with Royal University of Agriculture (RUA), with support from Cambodia Climate Change Alliance. The workshop, attended by over 50 participants, aims to strengthen capacity of government and academia to fully participate in the development and use of vulnerability and adaptation assessments to formulate sound climate resilience development strategies, and to contribute to the identification of adaptation needs that will be part of Cambodia’s Third National Communication to the UNFCCC.


Media professionals are trained on Climate Change

IMG 9264 221 Mar 2018, Battambang - Ministry of Information, with support from Department of Climate Change and Cambodia Climate Change Alliance (CCCA), organized a training workshop on “Media and Climate Change” to approximately 50 media professionals who are reporters, editors, anchors from TV, radio and press working at the 24 provinces. This is the second joint training between the two ministries with the specific objective of raising awareness and engagement of the multiple media groups in reporting climate change issues.


Nine Line Ministries/organizations received refresher training on CCCA Grant Implementation Guideline

GIG training 19 Mar 2018Phnom Penh, 19 Mar 2018 – 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 refresher training workshop on “Grant Implementation Guidelines (GIG)” for nine ministries/organizations implementing CCCA grants. A total of 28 participants (12 female) representing nine organizations have benefitted from the course.


12th CCCA’s Programme Support Board Meeting

12thPSB Meeting 14 Feb 201814th February 2018, the Programme Support Board (PSB) of the Cambodia Climate Change Alliance (CCCA) conducted its 12th meeting at Ministry of Environment (MoE) under the chairmanship of H.E. Sao Sopheap, MoE’s advisor as well as Director of Cabinet, on behalf of H.E. Say Samal, Minister of Environment and Chairperson of the CCCA’s PSB. The meeting was also attended by PSB members from the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries; Ministry of Water Resources and Meteorology; Ministry of Economy and Finance; and representatives from the development partners including the European Union, and UNDP, as well as representatives of selected stakeholders to review the​ entire implementation period of 2017, and​​ the activity and budget plan for 2018-2019.


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

Cambodia Climate Change Alliance