Stocktaking: Climate Vulnerability on Water Resources Sector for National Adaptation Plan (NAP) Process

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JVS/GWP Nepal has prepared a document comprising of adaptation activities pertaining to climate vulnerability to water sector in Nepal. In the document, it has synthesized available knowledge on climate change impacts, vulnerability and adaptation by identifying capacity gaps and barriers in order to help develop an enabling environment for NAP process. This document in context of NAP process is the starting point and thus directed towards identifying medium and long-term adaptation needs and answering water and climate change related questions.

It also comprises analysis on institutional mechanism, policies capacity and data and information. Step by step approach of NAPs process is also explained along with recommendations for initiatives to be undertaken to enhance the adaptive capacity of people in local as well as national level.