Cambodia Getting Ready for a Full-Scale Climate Change Response

The 3rd National Forum on Climate Change, which took place in Phnom Penh from 5th to 7th November 2013, provided an opportunity for Cambodia to share the progress made over the past two years in putting in place strong national systems and capacities for the management of the Climate Change response. The Prime Minister and senior government officials emphasized the need to move from an initial experimental phase to a full-scale climate change response over the next five years, and presented their priorities to make this transition possible. Click here to download file:


Press Release of Pre-3rd NFCC

Press Release

Ministry of Environment Announces 3rd National Forum on Climate Change


Phnom Penh, Cambodia – Between 5 - 7 November, 2013 the Ministry of Environment, acting as the Chair of the National Climate Change Committee, will host the 3rd National Forum on Climate Change. The 1st National Forum on Climate Change, held in 2009, put climate change as one of Cambodia’s development agenda. Since then, extensive efforts have been made to progress Cambodia’s climate change policy initiatives and through a constructive policy dialogue platform, Cambodia began a vigorous national policy and strategic planning process.

The 3rd National Forum on Climate Change aims to demonstrate progress in Cambodia’s climate change agenda from planning to taking actions for sustainable development in the changing climate. The Forum will be officially opened at the Council of Ministers by Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo HUN SEN, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia.


Opening 3rd Forum Announcement


ពិធីបើក​វេទិកាជាតិលើកទី ៣ ស្តីពីការប្រែប្រួល​អាកាសធាតុ

ថ្ងៃទី​៥ ខែវិច្ឆិកា ឆ្នាំ​២០១៣ វេលា​ម៉ោង ៨:០០ ព្រឹក

ក្រោម​អធិបតីភាព​ដ៏ខ្ពង់​ខ្ពស់របស់​សម្តេច​អគ្គ​មហា​​សេនាបតី​តេជោ ហ៊ុន សែន នាយករដ្ឋ​មន្រ្តី​នៃ​ព្រះរាជា​ណា​ចក្រ​កម្ពុជា អាស្រ័យដូចបាន​ជម្រាបជូន​ខាងលើ សូឯកឧត្តម លោក​ជំទាវ លោកឧកញ៉ា លោក​ លោកស្រី និង​និស្សិត មេត្តាជ្រាប​ជាព័ត៌មាន និងអញ្ជើញមកដល់​ឱ្យ​បាន​ មុន​ម៉ោង :០០ នាទីព្រឹក ថ្ងៃទី​៥ ខែវិច្ឆិកា ឆ្នាំ​២០១៣ ជាកំណត់។



Third National Forum on Climate Change-Annoucement

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“Taking Action for Sustainable Development in the Changing Climate”

The National Climate Change Committee of the Royal Government of Cambodia has the honor to inform the public, national and international press that the Royal Government of Cambodia has agreed in principle to authorize the Ministry of Environment, in cooperation with Development Partners, to organize the Third National Forum on Climate Change on 05th- 07th November 2013 in Phnom Penh, Cambodia.


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