Strengthened Capacity for Climate Change Adaptation in Health: Integrated Response to Climate Sensitive Vector Borne Diseases in Cambodia

RUPP 2nd call project

PROJECT PURPOSE

The project aims at strengthening capacity for dengue and other vectorborne disease outbreak detection, prevention and response, including at the community level, to protect vulnerable populations in areas at risk of increased vectorborne disease burden due to climate change.

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Climate Change Adaptation for Livelihoods of Rural Women

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The project aims to improve capacity of rural women in Stung Treng and OddarMeanchey Provinces through building and strengthening their skills and knowledge to cope with climate change impacts, improving access to information on natural disasters and commodity prices in the market, and improving household economies for better livelihoods.

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Ecosystem-Based Climate Change Along the Mekong River

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The project aims to reduce the vulnerability of communities along the Mekong River to the adverse impacts of climate change by protecting and restoring Community Forests.

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Climate Adaptive Livelihoods of Agriculture Community

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PURPOSE OF PROJECT

The project aims to improve sustainable livelihood options or target farmers by enchancing adaptation and resilience to drought and flood in vulnerable villages in Thmakoul, Moung Ruessei, and Koas Krala districts, Battambang province.

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PROMOTION OF ADAPTIVE FARMING TO CLIMATE CHANGE (PAFCC)

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The project aims at adapting traditional farming systems to climate change in order to reduce vulnerability and improve livelihoods.

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WATER FOR COMMUNITY CLIMATE CHANGE ADAPTATION IN KAMPOT

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The project aims to strengthen local government institutions in Kampot province to assist vulnerable communities to adapt to climate change in the water sector. The project is designed to address the need for a technically sound national disaster prevention and information system through: (1) capacity building and institutional strengthening of the Kampot technical departments of the line ministries in climate change adaptation; (2) awareness raising of the provincial authorities (province, district and commune levels) in climate change adaptation; (3) mapping out of water resource, water infrastructure and their vulnerabilities to drought, flood, salination and arsenic; and (4) rehabilitation and construction of water supply infrastructure at selected demonstration sites.
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INTEGRATING CLIMATE CHANGE RESILIENCE, LIVELIHOODS AND FLOODPLAIN MANAGEMENT FOR THE TONLE SAP

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The project aims at developing climate change resilient livelihood strategies for communities in target areas based on priorities identified in the vulnerability assessment, working with community fisheries committees and commune representatives; and the project also looks at building the climate adaptation and ecosystem-based adaptation planning capacity of the national agencies including Tonle Sap Authority and relevant ministries.
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IMPROVEMENT OF RURAL LIVELIHOODS THROUGH LIVESTOCK MANAGEMENT AND PREPAREDNESS AND PRODUCTION TECHNOLOGIES ADAPTED TO CLIMATE CHANGE IN 4 COMMUNES OF PURSAT AND TAKEO PROVINCES

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The project aims to improve animal production and management to cope with climate change through the adaption and improvement of animal production during floods and droughts.
 
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BUILDING CLIMATE CHANGE RESILIENCE FOOD SYSTEMS: INTEGRATING RESERVOIR AND RICE-FISH SYSTEMS, TAKEO PROVINCE, CAMBODIA

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PURPOSE OF PROJECT

The project aims to develop a climate resilient food system based on linking terrestrial (rice agronomy) and aquatic (rice field fisheries) through process of adaptive learning and co-management capacity building.
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CAPACITY BUILDING ON CLIMATE CHANGE, VULNERABILITIES, AND ADAPTATION IN WATER AND HEALTH SECTORS FOR PROVINCIAL RURAL DEVELOPMENT OFFICIALS IN TWO FLOOD PRONE PROVINCES

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The project aims to support the government’s commitment to provide full rural water supply and sanitation coverage by 2025, introducing climate-informed decision-making and planning, thus minimizing climate risks and vulnerabilities of the infrastructure.
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PROMOTING COMMUNITY RESILIENCE THROUGH INCREASING ADAPTIVE CAPACITY TO CLIMATE CHANGE IN BATTAMBANG PROVINCE, CAMBODIA

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PROJECT PURPOSE

The project aims to demonstrate climate change management in 5 villages in Battambang Province, and to build awareness of Disaster Risk Reduction/Climate Change management principles and practices in 35 communities in Battambang Province to support community adaption to climate change, through a partnership with Older People Associations.
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CCCCA-TF Approves 11 New Pilot Projects to Help Develop National Capacities for Climate Change Response

The Cambodia Climate Change Alliance Trust Fund (CCCA-TF), under the Ministry of Environment Climate Change Department, has approved 11 new projects to pilot approaches to climate change adaptation in Cambodia, for a total amount of two million US dollars. The approved projects will be implemented from December 2012 to March 2014, and address key areas of the climate change response in Cambodia. Most projects are implemented through partnerships between concerned Government agencies and NGOs. Seven projects are Government-led and four are led by local or international NGOs.

 

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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