Mainstreaming Climate Change Risk Management in Development (ADB TA-7984 NEP: Study of Indigenous Practices for Climate Change Adaptation in Nepal)

This project studied the prevailing indigenous and traditional climate change adaptation practices in different parts of Nepal to contribute knowledge and shared with planners and policy makers. The study aimed to identify and analyze climate change issues and adaptation priorities from local and grassroots communities’ – especially those of women and indigenous people – perspectives by capturing their national and sub-national programs and policies to strengthen climate resilience and adaptive capacity of Nepalese society and institutions. Asian Development Bank provided support to conduct the study. ISET-Nepal carried out the study in association with IDS Nepal.