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Cambodia

  • UNIDO Call for Proposals: Construction of a biomass cogeneration plant in Cambodia

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    Under the Poznan Strategic Program on technology transfer, with the financial support from the Global Environment Facility (GEF), the United Nations Industrial Organization (UNIDO) has been working to promote investment in technology transfer and climate technology development in Cambodia and Thailand as they move towards low-carbon development.

  • 2014 Global hunger index: The challenge of hidden hunger

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    With one more year before the 2015 deadline for achieving the Millennium Development Goals, the 2014 Global Hunger Index report offers a multifaceted overview of global hunger that brings new insights to the global debate on where to focus efforts in the fight against hunger and malnutrition. The state of hunger in developing countries as a group has improved since 1990, falling by 39 percent, according to the 2014 GHI.

  • 2015 Nutrition country profile: Cambodia

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    The 193 individual country profiles capture the status and progress of all UN Member States, and the 80+ indicators include a wealth of information on child, adolescent and adult anthropometry and nutritional status, in addition to intervention coverage, food supply, economics, and demography. This tool is particularly useful for nutrition champions at the country-level, as it presents a wide range of evidence needed to assess country progress in improving nutrition and nutrition-related outcomes.

  • Coastal zoning

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    Technology Owners

    • PEMSEA have implemented such scheme is many sites in Asia, including Xiamen, Batangas, Bataan, Bali, Danang, Port Klang and Nampho
    • Government
    • Community

    Needs Addressed

    Planning processes and guidance for the protection of coastal region and/or development

    Adaptation Effects

    Negative social, economic and ecological impacts of climate change can be mitigated.

  • Climate change and social protection in Cambodia: linkages and synergies

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    Because of its low adaptive capacity, Cambodia is highly vulnerable to climate change events, particularly as the social protection system in Cambodia is still under development. This technical note discusses "adaptive social protection"  - the concept that requires that social protection should consider both short- and long-term shocks and stresses associated with climate change.  It starts by looking at where the country stands at the moment in terms of existing patterns of poverty and vulnerability, burden of disease, human socio-economic security etc. Challenges outlined include:

  • Gender Mainstreaming Strategy and Checklist for Climate Change Mitigation / REDD+ program

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    Women and men, owning to their gendered responsibilities, possess unique knowledge sets about forest resources. This knowledge can be applied to achieving successful sustainable forest management. Accrediting this unique knowledge provides both legitimate recognition of their engagement in decision-making processes and equitable share of benefits.

  • Vietnam. CTCN at the workshop on "Integrating climate change in EIA"

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    The Climate Technology Centre and Network (CTCN) was presented during the workshop on "Integrating climate change in an environmental impact assessment (EIA)" in Vietnam. The workshop was attended by the participants from the five Lower Mekong Countries (Burma, Cambodia, Laos, Thailand and Vietnam).