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3rd Conference Proceedings of the Climate Change Adaptation Policy And Science (CCAPS) Conference

( Workshop Proceedings , 2017)
The Climate Change Adaptation Policy and Science (CCAPS) Conference held in Dhaka, Bangaldesh,on 6th February, 2017 brought together over 100 participants—HI-AWARE consortium members, partners, scientists, student researchers, and government and donor representatives—to discuss and take stock of the research generated within the initiative so far, and to chart a way forward.

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The Gandaki Basin: Maintaining Livelihoods in the Face of Landslides, Floods, and Drought

(Research Paper , 2017)
This situation analysis of the Gandaki Basin focuses on the opportunities and challenges for livelihood strategies and adaptive capacity of people in the Gandaki basin by analysing climate trends, literature review and detailing of field visits within the study site.

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The Upper Ganga Basin: Will Drying Springs and Rising Floods Affect Agriculture?

(Research Paper , 2017)
This report presents the findings of a situational analysis conducted in the upper parts of the Ganga basin to highlight critical sectors and the effect climate change has on them.

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Community Consultation Workshop on Climate Change Adaptation in Water, Agriculture, and Energy Sector in Sost Valley, Upper Hunza of Hunza River Basin

( Workshop Proceedings , 2017)
How are communities faring with climate change impacts in mountain areas of Pakistan? This report describes an exchange hosted by HI-AWARE PARC partners in Sost, Pakistan, where issues of climate change and possible adaptation measures, were raised.

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Waterscape: a perspective for understanding the contested geography of water

( Peer Reviewed Journal Article, 2017)
The waterscape is a perspective that includes the way water travels in time and space and is shaped by culture and geography.

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Tapping the Potential of Neglected and Underutilized Food Crops for Sustainable Nutrition Security in the Mountains of Pakistan and Nepal

( Peer Reviewed Journal Article, 2017)
Neglected and underutilized food crops (NUFCs) have high nutritional value, but their role in achieving nutrition security is not adequately understood in the HKH. This paper investigates the decline in cultivation of NUFCs in Pakistan and Nepal.

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Making SDGs Work for Climate Change Hotspots

( Peer Reviewed Journal Article, 2017)
It is expected that climate and environmental change will hamper poverty reduction, or even exacerbate poverty in some or all of its dimensions. These changes will also affect opportunities for people to generate income. Within climate change hot-spots, innovative interventions are required to reduce such vulnerabilities.

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Transboundary Water Governance in the Hindu Kush Himalaya Region

(Research Paper , 2017)
The querulous nature of transboundary water governance is as old as the concept and practice of transboundary water management. This narrative review attempts to provide a justification for a pragmatic approach to transboundary water governance that goes beyond the dialectics of conflict and cooperation, particularly for countries in the HKH

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Classification of Adaptation Measures and Criteria for Evaluation: Case Studies in the Gandaki River Basin, Nepal

(Working Paper, 2017)
The study shows that communities within the Gandaki river basin are already experiencing climate change impacts, with a visible effect on their livelihoods. Local practices and on-ground planned and autonomous adaptation innovations are identified and analysed.

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HI-AWARE ENGAGE (Newsletter Winter 2016)

( E-bulletin , 2017)
In this version of the Winter 2016 edition, the HI-AWARE newsletter receives a face-lift. Major outcomes, latest publications, and media products are featured in this issue.

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