Title
Technical Advisory Panel on Climate Change

Results (Goal, objectives, outcomes and outputs)

Goal
Adverse impacts of climate change in Pakistan are minimized.

Objective
To support the Government of Pakistan in meeting the challenges posed by climate change in the country.

Outputs
The following outputs will contribute to the achievement of this objective:

Output 1: Sound, science-based technical advice provided to GoP for addressing impacts of climate change;

Output 2: Research needs identified and national, regional and international expertise mobilized for capacity building of GoP and their stakeholders for effective participation in UNFCCC/ Kyoto Protocol negotiation process and in the development of programmes to implement the recommendations of CoP/ MoP;

Output 3:
The adoption of a cross-sectoral approach for integration of climate change aspects in all relevant GoP policies and programmes facilitated;

Output 4: Assistance provided to MoE in developing project proposals on climate change for both mitigation and adaptation; and

Output 5: Awareness raised on climate change issues.

Members
i. Ministry of Environment
ii. Global Change Impact Studies Centre
iii. Pakistan Agriculture Research Council
iv. Pakistan Meteorological Department
v. Asia Pacific Network
vi. IUCN

Duration
Three years.

Budget & Donor
Embassy of Royal Kingdom of Netherlands: 1.3 million Kronas   
DFID - UK Department for International Development: 50,000 Pounds

Contact
Mr. Ahmad Saeed
Principal Expert Global Change
IUCN Pakistan, Islamabad Programme Office
House 21, Street 88, G-6/3, Islamabad
Tel. office. +92 51 2850250
Fax: +92 51 2271017
Email: ahmad.saeed@iucn.org