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  • Understanding the Climate Change-Disasters-Poverty Nexus in Asia

    A Regional Synthesis Workshop on Enhancing Resilient Livelihoods to Address the Climate Change, Disasters and Poverty Nexus in Asia, was convened by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) on 25-26 June 2018 in Bangkok, Thailand.

    The aim of this event was to share and review the findings of three country studies in Bangladesh, Myanmar, and Vietnam commission... Read more..

  • Supporting developing countries access the GCF through the Simplified Approval Process

    National Designated Authorities, Direct Access Entities and partner institutions from Micronesia, Mongolia, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Samoa, and Sri Lanka attended a Training Programme on Developing Climate Change Adaptation Projects for the Green Climate Fund (GCF) organized by the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) on 11-15 June 2018.

    The week-long tra... Read more..

  • Training of Trainers Workshop on Cities' Resilience to Climate Change and Disaster Risks

    ​The Training of Trainers (ToT) Workshop on Cities' Resilience to Climate Change and Disaster Risks was conducted on 7 to 11 May 2018 at the Sukosol Hotel in Bangkok, Thailand. The workshop was designed by AIT RRCAP in cooperation with the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific, United Nat... Read more..

  • RRC.AP participates in the UNFCCC Talanoa Dialogue

    ​The AIT RRC.AP participated as a Non-Party stakeholder at the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) May Inter-sessional Talanoa Dialogue taking place at the UN Campus in Bonn, Germany on 6 May 2018. The Talanoa Dialogue was launched at COP23 in November 2017 following a mandate to convene a facilitative dialogue among Parties to take stock of collective efforts to reduce emissions and build greater resilience... Read more..

  • RRC.AP attended the 3rd Meeting of the ASEAN Working Group on Chemicals and Waste

    ​The Third Meeting of the ASEAN Working Group on Chemicals and Waste (AWGCW) was held on 2-3 May 2018, in Putrajaya, Malaysia. The Meeting was attended by delegates from Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, Viet Nam, and representatives from the ASEAN Secretariat. Representatives from the Basel Convention Regional Centre for South East Asia (BCRC-SEA), the Swedish Chemicals Agency (KEMI), Asian Instit... Read more..

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