Fodder to fuel: Integrating improvements into dairy management

This is a UPNRM project implemented by the Mitra Association for Social Services (MASS) in Chittoor District, Andhra Pradesh: Tribal families are over-dependent on the forest as they are unable to sustain themselves solely on the income from orchard farming (WADI), especially during the gestation period. Hence, the project supports...

National Symposium on UPNRM, New Delhi

A national symposium to showcase the achievements of NABARD's flagship direct finance Umbrella Programme for Natural Resource Management (UPNRM) was held in coordination with the German Financing and technical partners KFW and GIZ in New Delhi on March 7th, 2014.

Under the Umbrella: A short introduction to UPNRM

The Umbrella Programme on Natural Resource Management (UPNRM) is a cooperation between the Indian National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD) with Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) and the German Development Bank (KFW) who operate on behalf of the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development...

A Whole-of-Island Approach for Resources Management and Resilient Communities

The ‘whole-of-island’ team heading to Abaiang includes representatives from various ministries including Education, Environment, Lands and Agricultural Development, Fisheries and Marine Resources, Public Works and Utilities as well as the Kiribati Meteorological Service. Other partners include; the Secretariat of the Pacific Community (SPC), the German Agency for International Cooperation (GIZ)...

Choiseul Integrated Climate Change 15mins

In this documentary, we highlight Choiseul Province in the Solomon Islands and find out how they are addressing food security in Communities. Over the years, Choiseul Province has found itself at the frontline of a global struggle against the impacts of climate change. The impact is visible on the...

SPC-GIZ CCCPIR Climate Change Traditional Knowledge in Vanuatu

The SPC-GIZ Climate Change program in Vanuatu worked closely alongside the Vanuatu Meteorology & Geohazards Department of the Ministry of Climate Change and island communities to document some of the traditional adaptation knowledge held in indigenous villages throughout the islands.

SPC-GIZ CCCPIR Tourism Waste and Climate Change

The SPC-GIZ CCCPIR program in cooperation with the Government of Vanuatu, SHEFA Province and the North West Efate Provincial Area Council has developed Vanuatu's 1st campaign linking the effects of climate change with waste management and tourism enhancement. This video outlines the issues present in the community and the...

Laos – Fighting to Save Its Forests | Global 3000

Laos is known as the "land of a million elephants". But the numbers living in the wild have now fallen to about one thousand. As more forests are cut for timber, nature reserves are becoming ever more important for both elephants and the people of Laos. Now they are...

Institutional Strengthening of the Biodiversity Sector in ASEAN (ISB)

OBJECTIVE The project aims to: support the ASEAN center for Biodiversity in fulfilling its mandate to facilitate cooperation and coordination among the AMS on conservation and sustainable use of biological diversity and equitable use of natural treasures build on the predecessor project of ‘Biodiversity and Climate Change Project (BCCP) PROJECT DESCRIPTION The project aims...