Press Releases

South Asian Organisations Meet in Bhutan to Formulate Collaborative Approaches to Research and Capacity Development

12 December 2016, Paro, Bhutan — Driven by the shared understanding that sustained coordinated regional collaboration is key to ensuring a resilient and sustainable future, twelve national and regional policy and research institutions come together today in Bhutan to explore effective approaches to collectively enhancing … Read more...

Linking Climate Change Adaptation, Disaster Risk Reduction, and Loss & Damage: Lessons toward Resilient Asia-Pacific Region

12 May 2016, Rotterdam, the Netherlands — With the UNFCCC Cancun Agreement for Adaptation and Warsaw International Mechanism for Loss and Damage in 2011 and 2013, respectively, disaster resilience through science-based climate adaptation and loss and damage has become part of APN’s Climate Adaptation Framework. At … Read more...

APN 21st Joint Inter-Governmental Meeting and Scientific Planning Group Meeting Held in Zhengzhou, China

21 April 2016, Zhengzhou, Henan, China — APN’s 21st Joint Inter-Governmental Meeting and Scientific Planning Group Meeting (IGM/SPG) successfully concluded today in Zhengzhou, the provincial capital of Henan, China. The Meeting was hosted by the Ministry of Science and Technology of the People’s Republic of … Read more...