18–20 May 2011: Media workshop on Adaptation to Climate Change

ICIMOD’s Asia Pacific Mountain Network (APMN) together with the Regional Climate Change Adaptation Knowledge Platform for Asia and the Asia Pacific Adaptation Network (APAN) organised a Media Workshop on Adaptation to Climate Change from 18 to 20 May 2011 in Dhulikhel, Nepal. The objective of the workshop was to provide updated scientific information on environmental issues, particularly with regard to increasing impacts and vulnerability due to growing climate and socioeconomic changes and the adaptation needs of the people in South Asia. Twenty-four media representatives from the South Asian countries of Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka attended the programme.