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Countries endorse post-2015 Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction
A four-day training on Water Use Master Plans (WUMPs) facilitation was jointly organized by HELVETAS Swiss Intercooperation and ICIMOD at Babarmahal, Kathmandu from 10–13 March 2015. More than 30 participants from the three WUMP piloting sites,
Communities prepare for floods 08 Sep 2015 The mock drill followed the installation of three community-based flood early warning systems (CB-FEWS) at selected sites along the Ratu River in late June and early July 2015. CB-FEWS are devices
The need for collaborative research for conserving important freshwater ecosystem received much emphasis during the one-day expert consultation workshop organized by ICIMOD’s Koshi Basin Programme (KBP).
The small grant and small scale application programmes were started in July 2014 with the aim to expand the network of organizations, universities, and institutions in the HKH region to improve capacity in evidence-based decision making...
Preparing for the increasing threat of climate change on population movements
ICIMOD and the National Environmental Protection Agency (NEPA) of Afghanistan organised a week-long Communication and Media Training on Environment from 24 to 28 August 2015 at ICIMOD’s headquarters in Kathmandu...
Partners review progress of Koshi Basin Programme at IGSNRR, Beijing, China
Communities in the Koshi Basin start developing local Water Use Master Plans
The Secretary of the Ministry of Chittagong Hill Tract Affairs, Naba Bikram Kishore Tripura, was recently nominated chair of the board of governors of the International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD), a regional
Satyagraha: Standing for the Truth
Working with farmers in six villages in northern Chitral, researchers found that honeybee pollination increases the size of the apple, its shape, and its colour. Overall production was also much higher in orchards where bees were deployed
READ MORE Delegates visit community-based flood early warning prototype 25 May 2015 A six-member delegation from UNICEF Nepal and Nepal Red Cross Society visited the prototype of community-based flood early Warning System (CB-FEWS) at ICIMOD
ICIMOD’s Energy Work in the Past
READ MORE An Advanced Community-based Flood Early Warning System 17 Apr 2017 Pilot testing of an advanced Community-based Flood Early warning system with telemetry (CBFEWS with telemetry) was successfully conducted at Khokhana in Kathmandu
2016. READ MORE Enhanced flood forecasting capacity in Bhutan 03 Jun 2016 Bhutan has received additional support in enhancing its flood forecasting capacities through developing Bhutan’s national flood forecasting services from the