International Conference on

Understanding Climate Change and Enabling Climate Actions in the Hindu Kush Himalaya

Kathmandu, Nepal
11 - 13 April 2017

Overall Programme

Time

Sessions

Agenda

Coordinate by

Venue

Pre-Conference: 10 April 2017, Monday

09:30 – 17:00

Full Day Session

National Youth Forum: Inspiring Youth for Climate Actions

MoPE, ICIMOD and Himalayan Climate Initiative (HCI)

ICIMOD Headquarters

Day 1: 11 April 2017, Tuesday


09:00 – 13:00

 

Morning Session

Media Workshop

MoPE, ICIMOD and IPCC

ICIMOD Headquarters

14:30 – 18:45

Inaugural, and Key Plenary  Session

Inaugural Ceremony

  • Keynote Presentations
  • Panel Discussion
  • Press conference

MoPE,

ICIMOD and IPCC

Hotel Himalaya

19:00 – 21:00

Official Dinner hosted by Ministry of Population and Environment (MoPE), Government of Nepal

MoPE and ICIMOD

Hotel Himalaya

Day 2: 12 April 2017, Wednesday

09:00 – 13:00

Morning Plenary Session

Overview of the IPCC Fifth Assessment Report (AR5) and Regional and National Level Assessments in the HKH

IPCC and ICIMOD

Hotel Himalaya

14:00 – 17:00

Afternoon Parallel Session

Science-Policy Dialogue: Key Findings of the Comprehensive Assessment of the HKH (HIMAP)

Anecdotal Evidences of Climate Change: Listening to the  Mountain Voices

MoPE, ICIMOD and Climate Alliance of Himalayan Communities (CAHC)

Hotel Himalaya

Day 3: 13 April 2017, Thursday

09:00 – 13:00

Morning Plenary Session

 

Sixth Assessment Report (AR6) process and Special Report on Climate Change and Oceans and Cryosphere (SROCC); Cryosphere Monitoring and Climate Investment in the HKH

IPCC and ICIMOD

Hotel Himalaya

14:00 – 17:00

Afternoon Parallel Session

Adaptation to Climate Change: Experiences of Nepal and regional learning

Climate Change Implications to  Businesses: Moving Together for Climate Actions

MoPE, ICIMOD, IPCC and CAHC

17:00 – 17:30

Closing Session
Remarks by MoPE, IPCC and ICIMOD

MoPE, ICIMOD and IPCC