Side Event: Actions for Low Carbon Development

Side Event-JCMLima COP20/CMP10: 8 December 2014, the Side Event on Actions for Low Carbon Development in Developing Countries through the Joint Crediting Mechanism was organized by the Ministry of the Environment of Japan, the Overseas Environment Cooperation Center, Japan (OECC) and the Global Environment Centre Foundation (GEC).


Lima’s CoP 20 Addressing Climate Change to Achieve Food Security

CoP20FoodSecurityLima: UN climate change conference today, 02 December 2014 in Indonesia Pavilion, held a technical session to discuss frameworks addressing economic development facing climate change problems on agriculture sector.

Food security is a major global concern that has been deeply impacted the agriculture sector by climate change. The extreme weather results in crop failures, loss of livestocks and​ increasing risk of new patterns of pests and diseases. People living on the coasts and floodplains and in mountains, dry lands and the Arctic are most at risk.


CoP 20 is Responding International Climate Change as a Globe

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The UN Climate Change Conference kicked off with inspiring calls to climate action in Lima, Peru which will last from 01-12 December 2014. “Voices for Climate” is a space in which Peru, as host country for the 20th Conference of the Parties (CoP 20), welcomes domestic and foreign visitors.


Senior Officials Discussing Implications of Climate Change for Economic Policy and Public Finance

CCFF 03 Sept 2014

Phnom Penh, a ​seminar on implications of climate change for economic policy and public finance was organized by the Ministry of Environment on 03 September 2014 at Cambodiana Hotel, with 21 participants from senior officials from the Ministry of Economy and Finance (MoEF), the Supreme National Economic Council (SNEC) and the Ministry of Environment (MoE).


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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