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CEO Meeting under SCAC Project

Jun 2019

On 12-13 June 2019 the working meeting on the second Caucasus Environmental Outlook (CEO) methodology under the project “Strengthening Climate Adaptation Capacities in South Caucasus (SCAC)” was held at Sustainable Caucasus Office in Tbilisi, Georgia.

Kick-off Meeting of the SCAC Project

Mar 2019

Under the project Strengthening Climate Adaptation Capacities in the South Caucasus the kick off meeting was held on 4-5 March, 2019 at Ilia State University, which aimed at coordinating different project activities between project partners.

Implementation Phase of the Project Strengthening Climate Adaptation Capacities in South Caucasus (SCAC)

Dec 2018

On December 10 the new agreement was signed between the Sustainable Caucasus and Swiss Cooperation South Caucasus which marked the start of the implementation phase for the projectStrengthening Climate Adaptation Capacities in South Caucasus (SCAC).

Sustainable Caucasus presented at the "Caspian Ecology 2017"

Nov 2017

On November 13-16 the 8th Azerbaijani International Exhibition in the environmental field “Caspian Ecology 2017” was held in Baku Expo Centre. The event attracted 53 companies and government institutions from seven countries of the Caspian and Caucasus regions and has underlined the significance of the solution of problems of environmental culture at the present stage of development of society.

SNC-mt Planning Workshop

Nov 2017

On 6-7 November SNC-mt Planning Workshop was held under the “Sustainable Caucasus Project”.

Lessons Learned Workshop under the "Sustainable Caucasus Project"

Jun 2017

Under the SCOPES project “Supporting Sustainable Mountain Development in the Caucasus (Sustainable Caucasus)” a Lessons Learned Workshop was held on 20-21 June in Borjomi, Georgia.

Caucasus Mountain Forum 2016 - Proceedings

Apr 2017

On 28-30 November 2016, the First Caucasus Mountain Forum (CMF) was held in Tbilisi, Georgia. The CMF served as an important opportunity for scientists, governmental experts, and practitioners to meet and exchange views on opportunities and challenges, and thereby seek to enhance (sub)-regional dialogue and contribute to the better coordination of sustainable development of the Caucasus region. The abstracts of the CMF participants are published as Forum Proceedings

Development of Spatial Data Infrastructure for Caucasus

Mar 2017

In the framework of the project «Supporting Sustainable Mountain Development in the Caucasus (Sustainable Caucasus)», geospatial data has been designated as a key element to support the process towards sustainable mountain development. In order to ensure the best access to and use of geospatial data for visuali­zing, monitoring and modeling specific issues, an open source geospatial data sharing platform has been set up using the Geonode application

First Caucasus Mountain Forum

Dec 2016

On 28-30 November 2016, the First Caucasus Mountain Forum (CMF) was held in Tbilisi, Georgia, gathering over 150 participants from around the world

International Summer School "Research For Development"

Sep 2016

International Summer School "Research for Development" was held within the framework of the SCOPES program «Sustainable Mountain Development in the Caucasus (Sustainable Caucasus)» funded by Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF)

Regional stakeholder meeting “Towards a Strategic Agenda on Climate Change and Adaptation in the South Caucasus Mountains”

Aug 2016

On 4-5 August, 2016 Sustainable Caucasus together with UNEP and NALAG hosted the regional stakeholder meeting “Towards a Strategic Agenda of Climate Change and Adaptation in the South Caucasus Mountains”

Caucasus Spatial Data Infrastructure Workshop under the Sustainable Caucasus Project

Jun 2016

On 6-7 June 2016 scientists from the Caucasus met at the workshop “Caucasus Spatial Data Infrastructure (SDI)” in Tbilisi, Georgia

Research Agenda Workshop under the Sustainable Caucasus Project

Mar 2016

On 18-19 February 2016 scientists from the Caucasus met at the workshop “Towards a Regional Research Agenda” in Tbilisi, Georgia.

Sustainable Mountain Development (SMD) Curriculum Workshop under Sustainable Caucasus Project

Jan 2016

On 27-28 November, 2015 the Curriculum Workshop of the Work Package 2 under the Sustainable Caucasus Project was held in Tbilisi, Georgia.

Regional Meeting of Stakeholders

Jan 2016

On September 29-30, 2015 the Caucasus Network for Sustainable Development of Mountain Regions hosted a regional meeting of stakeholders in Tbilisi, Georgia.