What’s next for Armenia: working together after the entry into force of the Paris Climate Agreement – Extended Session of the UNFCCC Inter-Agency Council

Date: 31 January 2017
Time: Full day
Venue: Erebuni Plaza, Yerevan, Armenia

Organised & Supported by the Ministry of Nature Protection of the Republic of Armenia, Clima East, UNFCCC Inter-Agency Council & UNDP Climate Change Office
Armenia signed the Paris Agreement on 20 September 2016 and the ratification package is in the agenda of upcoming session of the National Assembly to… Read more »

Theoretical and Practical Training on use of AquaCrop for Climate Vulnerability Assessments

Date: 17-21 October 2016
Time: Five full days
Venue: Yerevan, Armenia

Venue: DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Yerevan City Centre, Grigor Lusavorich Street,4/2, Yerevan,0015, Armenia
This event formed the second training workshop provided under Clima East’s Expert Facility support to Armenia to identify and adopt appropriate and effective vulnerability modelling systems to support adaptation policy-making and planning.

On-site: Johannes Hunink,… Read more »

Training on Input Data Preparation and Analysis for Climate Vulnerability Assessments using AquaCrop

Date: 22-23 September 2016
Time: 2 full days
Venue: Ani Plaza Hotel,Yerevan, Armenia

This training was organised as part of the Clima East Expert Facility Assignment on an “Assistance in using modeling tool(s) for climate change vulnerability and impact assessment” supporting Armenia to identify and adopt appropriate and effective vulnerability modelling systems to support adaptation policy-making and planning.
(The agenda is also… Read more »

Workshop on the National Adaptation Plan of Armenia

Date: 31 August 2016
Time: Full day
Venue: Ani Plaza Hotel 19 Sayat-Nova Ave., 0001, Yerevan, Armenia

Organised & Supported by
Ministry of Nature Protection of Armenia
& Clima East: Support to Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation in Russia and ENP East Countries

Adaptation to climate change and management of climate change risks is considered as a challenge for Armenia’s development. Several studies, including the Third National… Read more »

Promoting Climate Smart Agriculture in Armenia

Date: 2 & 4 February 2016
Time: Two full days
Venue: Golden Tulip Hotel, Yerevan, Armenia

On 2 and 4 February 2016, Clima East held a workshop in Yerevan aiming at introducing Climate Smart Agriculture (CSA) practices to the gathered Armenian experts. This workshop took place in the frame of the Clima East Expert Facility Assignment implemented in Armenia and Georgia, promoting CSA – a common… Read more »

Workshop on Climate Change Vulnerability Assessment Modelling Tools

Date: 17-18 December 2015
Time: 2 full days
Venue: Best Western Congress Hotel, 1 Italy Str., Yerevan, Armenia

The Clima East Project organised a 2-days workshop on Climate Change vulnerability assessment modelling tools in Yerevan, Armenia, in the framework of Expert Facility. The workshop gathered involved stakeholders around Expert Dr. Elizabeth Strange who presented the various available vulnerability modelling tools and their integration within the Armenian Climate Change… Read more »

3rd Steering Committee Meeting

Date: 29 January 2015
Time: Full day
Venue: Brussels, Belgium

Clima East Policy Project organised the annual event, 2015 Steering Committee Meeting. The event incorporated group discussions regarding all aspects of the Clima East Project and optional, bilateral meetings between Key Experts and National Focal Points of the project’s partner countries.
Clima East: Support to Climate Change Mitigation and… Read more »

Trainings on improved management of pasture and forest conducted in Gegharkunik Marz

Date: 17-18 December 2014
Time: 2 Full Days
Venue: Gegharkunik, Armenia

On 17-18 December 2014 trainings on sustainable management of mountain ecosystems, specifically forest and pasture, under changing climate conditions were conducted in the scope of the Clima East Pilot Project in Armenia. The topics included but were not limited to: mountain ecosystem services, climate change and vulnerability of ecosystems, sustainable… Read more »

Advisory Board of the Clima East Pilot Project in Armenia discussed the Concept Design of the planned pasture rehabilitation pilots

Date: 11 December 2014
Time: 11:00-13:00
Venue: Yerevan, Armenia

Main findings of the brief pasture inventory in target communities of Tsovak, Karchaghbyur, Lchavan, Makenis, Tsapatagh and Pambak in Gegharkunik Marz, as well as Pasture Rehabilitation Concept Design along with concrete proposals on pasture rehabilitation approaches in target communities were discussed during the Advisory Board meeting on 11 December 2014. … Read more »

Participatory Meetings Organized in Target Communities of Gegharkunik Region

Date: 25-27 November 2014
Time: 2 full days
Venue: Target Communities, Gegharkunik

Participatory meetings were organised in Karchaghbyur, Lchavan, Tsapatagh, Pambak, Tsovak and Makenis communities of RoA Gegharkunuik region on 25-27 November 2014 to present and discuss the pasture rehabilitation approaches and draft plans for each community. 
The community pasture rehabilitation plans aim at: (i) developing pasture management plans, (ii) rehabilitating/developing pasture… Read more »