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

08:45 – 17:00

Full Day Session

National Youth Forum: Inspiring Youth for Climate Actions

MoPE, ICIMOD and Himalayan Climate Initiative (HCI)

Kanchenjunga Meeting Hall, ICIMOD

DAY 1: Tuesday, 11 April 2017


09:00 – 12:30

 

Morning Session

Media Workshop

MoPE, ICIMOD and IPCC

Kanchenjunga Meeting Hall, ICIMOD

14:30 – 19:20

Inaugural, and Key Plenary  Session

Inaugural and Keynote Plenary Session

  • Keynote Presentations
  • Panel Discussion
  • Press conference

MoPE, ICIMOD and IPCC

Himalaya Hall, Hotel Himalaya

19:00 – 21:00

Reception dinner hosted by Ministry of Population and Environment (MoPE), Government of Nepal

MoPE and ICIMOD

Garden, Hotel Himalaya

DAY 2: Wednesday, 12 April 2017

09:00 – 13:00

Morning Plenary Session

Messages from Fifth Assessment Report (AR5)

IPCC and ICIMOD

Himalaya Hall, Hotel Himalaya

14:00 – 17:00

Afternoon Parallel Session

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

Session II:
Anecdotal Evidences of Climate Change:
Listening to the  Mountain Voices

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

Hotel Himalaya
Session I: Himalaya Hall
Session II: Rato Baithak

DAY 3: Thursday, 13 April 2017

09:00 – 13:00

Morning Plenary Session

 

Sixth Assessment Report (AR6) Process and Special Report on Climate Change, Oceans and Cryosphere (SROCC): How the Region could Contribute and Benefit?

IPCC and ICIMOD

Himalaya Hall, Hotel Himalaya

14:00 – 17:00

Afternoon Parallel Session

Session I:
Climate Change Adaptation and Regional Learning

Session II:
Climate Change Implications to Businesses: Moving Together for Climate Action

MoPE, ICIMOD, IPCC and CAHC

Hotel Himalaya
Session I: Himalaya Hall
Session II: Skyline Hall

17:00 – 17:30

Closing Session
Remarks by MoPE, IPCC and ICIMOD

MoPE, ICIMOD and IPCC

Hmalaya Hal, Hotel Himalaya