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Building Resilience and Climate Adaptive Planning in Urban Centres of Nepal

Closed
Adaptation
Urban development
Call 5
Nepal
Time consumed
 
Start: 18-May-16 End: 18-Nov-18
Lead Nordic partner
Arbonaut Ltd.
Country of Lead Nordic partner
Finland
Local partner(s)
Oxfam in Nepal, Clean Energy Nepal
NCF grant size
460,299
Total project cost
613,730
Methods
Financial instruments, Training
Country of implementation:
Nepal
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Description

The objective of the project is that Urban centres of Nepal become people-centred and resilient to climate extremes and disasters.

The project will be implemented in two municipalities in the Mid-western region of Nepal, Birendranagar in Surkhet district and Nepalgunj in Banke district. These districts have suffered from increased frequency of extreme weather events such as landslides, floods and droughts resulting to the loss of human...

Objective

•20% increase in project districts and municipalities’ budgets for Climate Change Adaptation (CCA) and Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) activities
•40% of target local government officials are better equipped with climate adaptive skills and knowledge
•2 climate adaptive technologies from Nordic countries adopted
•5 private sector actors incorporating climate adaptive practices into their business plans
•At least 10 private sectors supporting actions promoting female entrepreneurs
•20 climate-resilient and innovative business enterprises...

Results

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Sustainable Development Goals

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