UNEP - Regional Office for Asia Pacific - Capacity Building in Development of Policy Framework for Promotion of Low Carbon Emission Societies in Central Asia
UNEP is working with climate change focal points in Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan to address barriers to, and facilitate the diffusion of cleaner energy. The project aims to strengthen capacity, improve institutions and national level networking to raise awareness on climate change and its potential impact and barriers. Through this project, a climate change network in Central Asia to strengthen national institutions and improve national level networking and awareness on climate change will be established. The project is coordinated by the Interstate Sustainable Development Commission (ISDC), Ministry of Nature Protection with financial support from Korean Energy Management Cooperation (KEMCO), Korea.