EBA: Ecosystem based adaptation program



Area of Intervention:

  • Mountain Ecosystem
  • Social and Human Adaptation

Problem Situation Addressed:

  • Vulnerability of local communities where communities continue to be significantly dependent on ecosystem services for their livelihoods.
  • Vulnerability to climate change impacts, with negative impacts on water resources, agriculture and biodiversity.

Program Budget:

1,731,733 USD

Program Period:

4 Years (July 2012 – December 2014)

Program Location:

Panchase area Covering following VDC belonging to Kaski, Parbat and Syangja districts

Kaski District: Bhadaure Tanagi, Chapakot, Dhikurpokhari, Pumdibhumdi, Salyan, Kaskiko , Sarankot

Parbat District: Arthar Dandakharka, Chitre, Ramja Deurali,  Khaula, Pakuwa, Tilahar

Syangja District: Bansing Deurali, Arukharka, Bangefatke, Bhatkhola

Program Focus:

  • Development of methodologies and tools for EbA decision-making in mountain ecosystems (UNEP)
  • Application of methodologies and tools at the ecosystem level (UNEP and UNDP)
  • Implementation of EbA pilots at ecosystem level (UNDP and IUCN)
  • Implementation of EbA pilots at ecosystem level (UNDP and IUCN)

Target Entity:

Mountain Ecosystems

Target Beneficiary:

Vulnerable communities of mountain eco-system

Executing Agencies:

  • Ministry of Forest and Soil Conservation
  • Department of Forest

Collaborating Agencies:

  • International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN)
  • United Nations Environmental Programme (UNEP)
  • United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)

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