Nepal: building climate resilience of watersheds in mountain eco-regions climate change and vulnerability mapping in watersheds in middle and high mountains of Nepal. | Land Portal | Securing Land Rights Through Open Data

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Date of publication: 
December 2012
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handle:10568/34713
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This study identifies and prioritizes subbasins/watersheds in the middle and high mountains of Nepal that are significantly vulnerable to climate change. The approach of the vulnerability assessment framework of the United Nation's Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) was the guide for this study. The study is produced by consultants for the Building Climate Resilience of Watersheds in Mountain Eco-Regions in Nepal.

Authors and Publishers

Author(s), editor(s), contributor(s): 
Siddiqui, Salman Bharati, Luna Pant, Menuka Gurung, Pabitra Rakhal, Biplov
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The Asian Development Bank was conceived in the early 1960s as a financial institution that would be Asian in character and foster economic growth and cooperation in one of the poorest regions in the world.

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