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Pilot Project in Komi and NAO: School expedition to the Adak reserve
November 22, 2016

Under Contract № 140у-2016, of 12 May 2016, the Municipal Budget-Funded General Education Institution Comprehensive School № 6 acts as the main executor of the Zapolyarnaya Moroshka project, which is related to rational nature management and aims at conservation of permafrost peat bogs and their adaptation to climate change through… Read more »

Pilot Project in Komi and NAO: Works on experimental innovative methods of tundra ecosystem restoration are completed
November 16, 2016

The activities under this contract are carried out to ensure the implementation of UNDP/GEF project 00059042 “Strengthening the Komi Republic Protected Area System to Conserve Virgin Forest Biodiversity in the Pechora River Headwaters Region” (hereinafter referred to as the Project).
Environmental restoration activities are performed in accordance with developed concepts… Read more »

Pilot Project in Komi and NAO: OOO Prognozkomi has started implementing the community-focused Wild Terra project with the assistance of the UNDP/GEF project in the Republic of Komi and NAO and the Komi Republic state budget-funded institution “Protected area center”

Since 2013, in the Republic of Komi and the Nenets Autonomous Okrug, within the framework of the UNDP/GEF project and with the assistance of the EU ClimaEast Programme, a programme aimed at improvement of the knowledge and experience in reducing GHG emissions and carrying out climate change mitigation activities has… Read more »

Pilot Project in Komi and NAO: The first stage of implementation of the community-focused environmental education-related project “Tundra in its true colors” dedicated to Komi Republic reindeer breeders and tundra is completed
November 15, 2016

A community-focused environmental education-related project entitled “Tundra in Its True Colors” is currently being implemented by the PROGNOZKOMI Company within the framework of the Permafrost Component of the UNDP/GEF/EU project. The project is dedicated to Komi Republic reindeer breeders and tundra, a unique northern ecosystem and reindeer breeders’ habitat. The… Read more »

Pilot Project in Komi and NAO: UNDP/GEF/KR PA project has provided assistance to the Yugyd Va National Park in setting up video observation within its area using trail cameras
November 14, 2016

In recent years, trail cameras have become a very popular method of wildlife data collection all over the world. In 2015, with the financial assistance provided by the UNDP/GEF project “Strengthening the Komi Republic Protected Area System to Conserve Virgin Forest Biodiversity in the Pechora River Headwaters Region”, the Yugyd… Read more »

Supporting Azerbaijani and Georgian specialists to the use of the climate modelling tool SWAT (Soil and Water Assessment Tool)
November 10, 2016

Between 24 and 28 October and from 31 October to 4 November respectively a series of trainings took place in Baku and Tbilisi for national specialists from both countries in theoretical and practical use of the climate modelling tool SWAT (Soil and Water Assessment Tool). These were conducted under the… Read more »

Clima East presented policy recommendations on how greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and fuel consumption can be reduced in the Ukrainian road transport sector
November 3, 2016

Clima East presented policy recommendations on how greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and fuel consumption can be reduced in the Ukrainian road transport sector.
These recommendations were prepared at the request of the Ministry of Infrastructure of Ukraine which wishes to curb emissions from the road transport sector, as part of… Read more »

A seminar for NGOs on the Paris Agreement and its next steps in Chisinau, Moldova, 11 October 2016
October 19, 2016

A seminar on the significance of the Paris Agreement for Moldova was delivered by members of the Clima East team on 11 October 2016 in Chisinau to an audience of NGOs’ representatives from Moldova. The presentation  initiating the seminar was delivered by Mr. Tomasz Chruszczow, Chair of SBI (Subsidiary Body… Read more »

Pilot Project in Komi and NAO: Full alert
October 13, 2016

A training workshop entitled “Manager of Forest Fire Fighting Operations” has been held on the basis of the Inta branch of the Yugyd va national park.
A field training workshop entitled “Manager of Forest Fire Fighting Operations” is annually held by the Yugyd va national park with financial support from… Read more »

Pilot project in Belarus – One Road, Common Goals
October 6, 2016

Colorful and active, inspiring and uniting “Bike 4 SDGs: One Road, Common Goals” event was joyfully celebrated on September 21 in Naliboksky Nature Reserve, Valožhyn rayon of Belarus. Devoted to support Sustainable Development Goals and focusing on inclusion, environment, healthy lifestyle and partnership the ride organized by UNDP in Belarus… Read more »