The role of natural capital accounting to reduce ecosystem degradation discussed in Bishkek

11/12/2019 - Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. AUCA hosted the workshop “Natural Capital Accounting in Kyrgyzstan - Pilot Projects’ Experience” organized by GIZ and the National Statistics Committee of the Kyrgyz Republic with financial support from the Green Growth Knowledge Platform. Preliminary findings on natural capital accounting in developing strategies to reduce ecosystem…

Central Asian Institute of Applied Geosciences highly appreciates cooperation between CAIAG and GIZ

01/11/2019 – Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. The Central Asian Institute of Applied Geosciences (CAIAG) expressed gratitude and appreciation to GIZ as well as personally to Mr. Paul  Schumacher, EbA project manager, for fruitful cooperation and invaluable support during the International Conference dedicated to the 15th anniversary of the CAIAG. Thanks to our…

German Ambassador got acquainted with the results of the project activities

1/10/2019 – Naryn province, Kyrgyzstan. At the beginning of October the German Ambassador to Kyrgyzstan Monica Iversen visited At-Bashi village where the project on ecosystem-based adaptation to climate change is being implemented. Subsidize  recipient, the CAMP Alatoo public foundation, introduced the Ambassador to the project activities in the sphere of…

Kyrgyzstan to assess the climate risks impact across economic sectors

9-10/10/2019 - Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. Climate Risks and Vulnerability Assessment workshop was held, with international experts involved to take part. The workshop was an occasion to present theoretical foundations, tools for analysis and evaluation of climate risks across the major sectors in the economy over the long run. Tourism and transportation…

Grazing Response Index (GRI) based pasture management training for residents of the Ak-Sai Valley of the Kyrgyz Republic

06/2018 - Naryn Oblast, Kyrgyzstan. Pasture users in the Ak-Sai valley learned new aspects of pasture rotation at the workshop “Assessing Effects of GRI-Based Grazing Management”. The GRI methodology is designed to plan pasture use in accordance with regular rotations within a given season.

Exchange on EbA Mainstreaming in the EbA Community of Practice

12-15/05/2018 - Cape Town, South Africa. Integrating EbA into various sectoral approaches for its further actualization and application was discussed at the third EbA Community of Practice Workshop with participation of stakeholders in tourism, insurance, agriculture and the construction of infrastructure. The event was conducted by the BMU IKI-funded GIZ…

The EbA project’s experiences at the international forum on climate and water dialogue

19/06/2018 - Dushanbe, Tajikistan. “Dialogue: Climate and Water” forum organized by UNESCO and UNRCCA in cooperation with the CEP, SDC, UCA and other partners took place. The forum was held within the framework of the International Conference on the International Decade for Action on "Water for Sustainable Development, 2018-2028".  During…

Familiarization with the project activities in GBAO

12/06/2018 - Darjomj village, Tajikistan. Representatives of the Rushan district authorities of GBAO, GIZ, WFP and CAMP Tabiat  inspected the fortified bed of a mountain water flow and a nearby forest. Strengthening the stream channel with a length of over 1 km will protect part of the village from the…

New irrigation channel in Siponj solves the problem of water shortages

11/06/2018 - Siponj village, Tajikistan. A rebuilt channel 1.2 km in length will provide the local residents with regular flows of irrigation water. The reconstruction of the channel was done within the framework of the EbA project.

Film screening about adaptation in pilot villages of Tajikistan

23-24/05/2018 - Siponj and Darjomj villages, Tajikistan. About 100 residents of two villages watched the film “Adaptation to climate change in the Pamirs”. The film was prepared by PF “CAMP Tabiat” in the framework of the EbA project. Films on “Climate Change” and “Water” from the series “Eco? It is logically!”…