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CAN Meeting 21-22 November 2004 UNEP RRC.AP, Bangkok ICIMOD- MENRIS 2004 Highlights Signing of MoUs Memorandum of Understandings/Agreements Framework Agreement (UNEP and ICIMOD) NCSD – Nepal (MOPE, UNEP and ICIMOD) Atmospheric Brown Cloud (MOPE, UNEP, ICIMOD and UCSD)

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CAN Meeting

21-22 November 2004

UNEP RRC.AP, Bangkok

ICIMOD- MENRIS

2004 Highlights

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Signing of MoUs

Memorandum of Understandings/Agreements

  • Framework Agreement (UNEP and ICIMOD)
  • NCSD – Nepal (MOPE, UNEP and ICIMOD)
  • Atmospheric Brown Cloud (MOPE, UNEP, ICIMOD and UCSD)
  • Kathmandu Valley City SoE (MOPE, UNEP and ICIMOD)
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total 39 participants

Capacity Building and Networking

Regional Training Courses

On major environmental themes for mountain areas

Geo-informatics for Integrated Water resources Management in HKH (16 weeks)

Application of Geo-Informatics for National Park Conservation and Management (2 Weeks)

Inventory of GLOFs Affected by Global Warming in the Mountains of Himalayan Region (2 weeks)

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Capacity Building and Networking

National Training Courses

Urban Hazard risk assessment for Lalitpur Municipality (3 weeks)

In collaboration with International Institute for Geo-information Science and Earth Observations (ITC), The Netherlands and National Society for Earthquake Technology-Nepal (NSET-Nepal). 

Training on GIS for Forest Data Management (2 weeks),

In collaboration with Natural Resources Management Programme

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Training modules on Application of Geo-informatics for Water Resource Management

Training manual on Urban Hazard Risk Assessment

Training manual on Forest Data Management

Training manual on Inventory of Glaciers, glacial lakes and glacial lake outburst flood monitoring and early warning system

Training manual on Application of Geo-informatics for Natural Resources Management

Capacity Building and Networking

Development of Training Manuals and Materials

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Capacity Building and Networking

Dissemination/Policy Workshop

3 GLOF Dissemination workshop were organized this year in Pakistan, India and China

1 day dissemination workshop in Islamabad, Pakistan

1 day dissemination workshop Tibet Autonomous Region, in China

1 day dissemination workshop in Shimla, India

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ICIMOD Headquarters

ICIMOD T & D Site, Godavari

Capacity Building and Networking

Transboundary Air Pollution

  • Partnership with UNEP, UCSD and MoPE and other stakeholders

Male’ Instruments in IAAS Rampur

Construction has started at the ICIMOD headquarters for installation and commissioning the equipments for the ABC Study

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Data Harmonization and Indicators

Indicators of Development Nepal: Socio-economic

Both these Publications are translated in Nepali as well

  • Policy products
  • Similar initiatives:
  • HP, India
  • Bangladesh

In collaboration with CBS and SNV-Nepal

Publication launching on January 29, 2004

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MENRIS Metadata Viewer

Data Harmonization and Indicators

GIS Database Catalog

12 new Datasets have been added in the Catalog

MENRIS Metadata Editor

New and user friendly Metadata Editor has been developed

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Data Harmonization and Indicators

Spatial Search on Image Catalog database

Image Catalogue

30 new in Images have been added to the Catalog

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Data Harmonization and Indicators

Map Catalog

More than 200 new maps have been added in the Map Catalog this year

Districts of Nepal Indicators of Development 2003

Mapping Nepal Census Indicators 2001 & Trends

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Data Clearing House

Multilingual Content in the Mountain GIS Portal

Mapping Nepal Census Indicators 2001 & Trends in Nepali

Districts of Nepal Indicators of Development - 2003 in Nepali

thematic gis portal
Thematic GIS Portal

Data Clearing House

Portal for the HKH Region prepared together with NRM

Biodiversity Portal

GIS Portal for Protected Areas in Nepal, in collaboration with IUCN-Nepal

mountain gis network
Mountain GIS Network

Data Clearing House

Nepal Country Pages in Mountain GIS Portal

In collaboration with Central Bureau of Statistics, HMG-Nepal

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Data Clearing House

Regional Water Quality Network and Database

The South Asia Water Analysis Network (SAWAN)

In collaboration with Sandia National Laboratories, USA

Monitoring Stations across HKH Region

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National Sustainable Development Strategy and Action

National Sustainable Development Strategy Workshop and Training

  • NCSD workshop (April 2004)
  • MoPE
  • National Planning Commission (NPC)
  • UNDP
  • GOs and NGOs in Nepal
  • NCSD Training (Sept 2004)
  • MOPE
  • HMG/N Ministries
  • INGO
  • NGO
  • Civil Society and Private Sector
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Country Environmental Analysis – Nepal

Country Environmental Analysis - Nepal

  • ADB/N assignment
  • Role of environment and natural resources
  • Existing and institutional and regulatory framework
  • Strategic priorities in the environment sector
  • ADB’s assistant/investment
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Application and Decision Support System in support of sustainable mountain development agenda in the HKH region- A Few Examples

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Himachal Pradesh Himalaya, India

Ongoing: Uttaranchal Himalaya

Poiqu (Bhote-Sun Koshi) and Rongxer (Tama Koshi) BasinChina, Tibet, P.R. China

Ongoing: Remaining Ganges Basins within P.R. China

Upper Indus, Jhelum, Shingo, Shyok and Shinga River Basins of Pakistani Himalayas, Pakistan

Ongoing: Swat, Chitral, Gilgit and Hunza sub-basins

Application and Decision Support System

Reports and data on:2004 Inventory of glaciers, glacial lakes and the identification of potential glacial lake outburst floods (GLOFs) affected by global warming in the mountains of the Hindu Kush-Himalayan Region

GLOF Reports 2004

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SNP

SWS

Degraded forest

Degraded forest

Forest

Forest

New forest

New forest

Other area

Other area

Application and Decision Support System

Transboundary Biodiversity Management – in collaboration with Natural Resource Management

Protected Area Linkages

Change Analysis

Singhalila – Senchel Corridor

Change in forest cover (1977 – 2000)

snp data dem

contour

17 Nov 1992

hydrography

settlement

land cover

trekking routes

28 Oct 1999

SNP data - DEM

Application and Decision Support System

Decision Support System (DSS) for National Park Management

Sagarmatha National Park data

  • Basic topographic data
  • Thematic data

SNP data- Satellite images

landcover based on liss 3 image
Landcover based on LISS 3 Image

Application and Decision Support System

Assessing sustainable agricultural system in the HKH regionan ecological approach

Himachal Agricultural Information System Files (HASIF)

Digital Elevation ModelHASIF

Climatic Index Map

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Application and Decision Support System

Regional Land cover Mapping

Myanmar

Land Cover of Nepal from Geocover

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Application and Decision Support System

Regional Land cover Mapping

Mosaics of NaturalVue and Geocover of the HKH, received from EarthSat Inc.