Sri Lanka

Promoting Pro-Poor Low Carbon Development Strategies in India & Sri Lanka

Globally climate change and continued poverty are probably the two largest, long-term challenges for human development. If developing countries plan their development with the energy efficiency and renewable energy solutions that minimise their increases in emissions and at the same time contribute to poverty reduction, they can embark on sustainable development paths avoiding the erroneous [...]

By | 2017-06-10T10:22:45+00:00 November 19th, 2015|Activities, India, Sri Lanka|

Promoting Pro-Poor Low Carbon Development Strategies in India & Sri Lanka

Globally climate change and continued poverty are probably the two largest, long-term challenges for human development. If developing countries plan their development with the energy efficiency and renewable energy solutions that minimise their increases in emissions and at the same time contribute to poverty reduction, they can embark on sustainable development paths avoiding the erroneous [...]

By | 2017-06-02T11:02:44+00:00 November 19th, 2015|Sri Lanka|

Enhancing Capacity of policymakers and practitioners in India, Sri Lanka and Nepal on Loss and Damage

South Asia is highly vulnerable to climate change impacts, including slow onset events. Though various stakeholders are engaged actively in adaptation work and its integration in the development policies, understanding on slow onset events causing loss & damage to various sectors is limited. In this context, the project is aimed at diagnosing the extent of [...]

By | 2017-06-10T10:21:25+00:00 September 18th, 2015|India, Nepal, Sri Lanka|

Adapting Climate Impacted Agriculture in South Asia

There is a limited understanding of the nature of impacts of climate change on various sectors that affect the livelihoods of the people of South Asia and how communities should adapt. Agriculture being the main stay of South Asian economy and livelihood of the people, there is an imminent threat to the food security of [...]

By | 2017-06-10T09:14:01+00:00 September 10th, 2015|Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, Reports, Sri Lanka|