5-day Intl workshop on climate change begins



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A five-day international workshop on Standardised Baselines, and Clean Development Mechanism and Regional DNA Forum kicked off on Sunay in the capital.
The workshop will basically dwell on impacts of climate change and prepare concrete modality to stop excessive carbon emissions.
United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) and Ministry of Environment the organiser of the workshop.
Chief Secretary of the government, Madhav Prasad Ghimire, inaugurated the conference by watering the plants.On the occasion, Ghimire said sustainable environmental growth can be achieved through clean development mechanism adding that targeted achievements were not achieved due to lack of sufficient knowledge and coordination.
Ghimire pledged to unveil climate change policy this year and informed the participants that the government has constituted the institutional capacity development and coordination mechanism.
Robert Piper, United Nations Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator for Nepal, said all countries across the world should unitedly combat the worldwide challenges of climate change and each country should exchange and promote their national capacity regarding the climate change.
(Source: The Himalayantimes.com)