Integrity of Paris Climate Agreement at Risk from Fossil Fuel Emitters

By Anam Zeb As the 22nd Conference of Parties (COP) gear up to meet in Morocco this November to chart out the rules of play for the Paris Climate Agreement, […]


Facilitating the Implementation of Sri Lanka’s NAP

By Avanthi Jayasuirya A workshop organised by Southern Voices on Adaptation, SLYCAN Trust, Janathakshan (GTE) Ltd, and CANSA Sri Lanka, was held on the 18th of August at Hotel Renuka, […]


Advancing National Adaptation Plans Post Paris : NAP Expo 2016

By Vositha Wijenayake NAP Expo 2016 was organised in Bonn, Germany from the 11th to the 15th of July 2016. The fourth in the series, it included keynotes on latest […]


Glacial Lake Threatens Sikkim’s Heritage Village

By Shailendra Yashwant From mosquitoes, to failed crops, to a bulging glacial lake, Lachen, a picture postcard village high up the Himalayas, is threatened in all sorts of ways Lachen […]


Green Climate Fund Approves USD 38.1 Million for Sri Lanka

By Vositha Wijenayake 13th Board Meeting of the Green Climate Fund ( GCF), the main international funding body for climate action approved USD 38.1 million in funding for Sri Lanka […]


Will Sri Lanka Get Green Climate Funding?

By Vositha Wijenayake In an attempt to address the needs of the vulnerable communities in Sri Lanka that are impacted by adverse effects of climate change, Sri Lanka has submitted […]


Smallholder Farmers Vulnerable to Climate Change

By Vositha Wijenayake Sri Lanka and its people are feeling impacts of climate change. With changes in rain intensity, floods and with slow onset impacts of climate change such as droughts, […]


Addressing Climate Change, Accessing Climate Finance

By Vositha Wijenayake With the world facing daily adverse impacts of climate change, financing for addressing climate change has become a dire need. However from where the total money needed […]


Communicating “Extreme Weather” in Sri Lanka

By Senashia Ekanayake Sri Lanka does not have one too many disasters. There are those that pass by, but for most of the part, we are on the safe side […]


Highlighting an Integrated Perspective on Water

Water availability, scarcity and management are among the top global risks. LEAD Pakistan’s water programme aims to incorporate social, economic and environmental aspects of water discourse, policies and programmes, at […]


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