Mandate / Aims for Climate Change and Disaster Resilience
Pakistan and ICIMOD have been working together for the mountain agenda in the Hindu Kush Himalayan region with policy-makers, experts, planners, and practitioners. Together with Pakistan, ICIMOD has been emphasizing the importance of enhancing and strengthening partnerships to develop and customize methodologies and tools and also to carry out innovative applied research to support future programme development. ICIMOD provides support to Pakistan in terms of;
1. Capacity building
2. Strengthening institutional capacity
3. Research and demonstrations
4. Organizing regional and international workshops and Conferences
Location of activity at Provincial Level
Location of activity at District Level
Gilgat & Chitral
Current Projects contributing to Climate Change
1: Adaptation to Change
Enhance resilience and support adaptation of vulnerable mountain communities and ecosystems, especially to climate change.
Conservation and sustainable use of natural resources (biodiversity, rangelands, farming systems, forests, wetlands and watersheds) in landscapes defined by ecosystems rather than administrative boundaries
Abdul Wahid Jasra, Ph.D.