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Pilot Project in Komi and NAO: “Wild Terra”
February 1, 2016

Within the framework of the UNDP/GEF/EU project in the Republic of Komi and Nenets Autonomous Area, a business plan for a community-focused project in the field of rational nature management, which is aimed at the conservation of permafrost peat bogs and their adaptation to climate change in the Republic of… Read more »

Pilot Project in Komi and NAO: Business plans for community-focused projects in Izhma and Vorkuta regions of the Republic of Komi

Within the framework of the UNDP/GEF/EU project, activities on the development of business plans for community-focused projects in the field of rational nature management, which are aimed at conservation of permafrost peat bogs and their adaptation to climate change, are currently being carried out. Environmental education, which is an activity… Read more »

Pilot Project in Komi and NAO: A business plan for the mountain cloudberry project

Expert activities on the development of a business plan for a community-focused project in the field of rational nature management, which is aimed at the conservation of permafrost peat bogs in the Inta region of the Republic of Komi and their adaptation to climate change, are continued to be carried… Read more »

How is Clima East working with the Eastern Partnership on Climate Change?
January 29, 2016

Clima East: Support to Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation in the Eastern Neighbourhood countries and Russia. What exact activities are meant under this formula? How is the EU working on climate change mitigation and adaptation challenges with Clima East and its Partner countries? What does the Paris Agreement imply for… Read more »

Clima East wishes you a Happy New Year!
December 23, 2015

The Clima East Policy Project team is wishing you a Happy New Year and all the best for 2016!

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Pilot Project in Komi and NAO: The final stage of the work on technical equipping the Komi Republic state budget-funded institution “The protected Area Center” is completed
December 20, 2015

New equipment has been procured within the framework of the UNDP/GEF ClimaEast project “Conservation and Restoration of Forest and Peatland Carbon Pools in Permafrost Areas in the Republic of Komi and Nenets Autonomous Area”. Two snowmobiles to work in permafrost areas, an automobile trailer to transport equipment, an alternating current… Read more »

Pilot Project in Komi and NAO: Recommendations on implementing mechanisms of involvement of public and private sector participance in conservation of permafrost areas and their adaptation to climate change in the targeted regions of the Republic of Komi are developed
December 14, 2015

An integrated analysis of the mechanisms of involvement of public and private sector participants in conservation of permafrost areas and their adaptation to climate change in the Vorkuta, Inta and Izhma regions of the Republic of Komi has been carried out by the Small Innovation Enterprise “Innotech” Ltd. To ensure… Read more »

Pilot Project in Komi and NAO: Completion of activities on development of ecological restoration projects

In the Nenets Autonomous Area activities on design and survey works in the areas selected for ecological restoration – Kumzha, Shapkina and Verkhnyaya Kolva (the Nenets Autonomous Area) – have been completed. The activities were carried out under Contract №126у-2015 within the framework of UNDP/GEF Project 00059042 “Strengthening Protected Area… Read more »

Pilot Project in Komi and NAO: Draft regulations and medium-term management plans for five protected areas of the Republic of Komi located in the permafrost zone have been developed

The ecosystems of the Far North are described as fragile and vulnerable ecosystems, where restoration of the soil and vegetation cover and the natural dynamic balance between ecosystem components takes a long time. Tundra has become a zone, where both traditional nature management (reindeer breeding) and technogenic exploitation of the… Read more »

Pilot Project in Komi and NAO: Сarrying out ecological restoration activities in the mineral borrow pit of the Shapkina site

In the autumn of 2015, the first (fall) stage of ecological restoration activities in the mineral borrow pit of the Shapkina site was completed. The work was performed on the basis of the previously conducted integrated studies and the developed ecological restoration project. This work is considered as experimental efforts…. Read more »