NGOs in South East Asia Share Concerns and Seek for Solutions on Climate Change Issue at National and Regional Levels
- Last Updated on Saturday, 04 July 2015 10:26
Siem Reap, June 18 – 20, 2015: A three-day Climate Change Regional Workshop, theme “The Intended Nationally Determined Contributions, National Adaptation Plans Process including the Joint Principles for Adaptation, and Loss and Damage”, was conducted and participated by approximately 40 representatives from NGOs around the South East Asia Region. Those countries were Cambodia (members of NGOs Environment and Climate Change Alliance of NGO Forum on Cambodia (NECA/NGOF), Cambodia Climate Change Network (CCCN) and DanChurchAid/ChristianAid (DCA/CA), United Nations Development Programme-Cambodia (UNDP Cambodia), Christian Aid-Philippines, Climate Change Working Group (CCWG-Vietnam), Climate Watch Thailand, Climate Action Network (CAN-International- Malaysia), Sri Lanka and local partners based in Siem Reap.
- Last Updated on Friday, 03 July 2015 08:57
Phnom Penh, June 09, 2015: NGO Forum on Cambodia officially launched a Research Report on “New Actions and Existing Policies: The Implementation and Impacts of Directive 01” at Tonle Bassac 2 Restaurant. One hundred and twelve participants, including 31 women, attended. They included representatives from ministry officials, Provincial Officials, Development Partnerss, national and international organizations, affected communities, NGOs, researchers and media attended this workshop.
“Prey Lang” Deforestation Discussion among National and Sub-National Authorities, NGOs and Communities
- Last Updated on Friday, 03 July 2015 14:38
Phnom Penh, May 26, 2015: The NGO Forum on Cambodia (NGOF) in coordination with Prey Lang Working Group (PLWG) and Indigenous Peoples and Forestry Network (IPFN) organized a National Workshop on “Prey Lang” in order to highlight the key concerns of NGOs and local communities on illegal logging in Prey Lang (PL). The meeting brought various key players to discuss the best strategies to protect PL and urged the Cambodian Government to be accountable regarding illegal logging in the area.