American University of Central Asia - AUCA - Environmental degradation and migration

Environmental degradation and migration

  • Project Environmental degradation and migration: stimulation of policy debate and raising awareness of people in Kyrgyzstan


Donor: UNESCO Almaty Cluster Office, GIZ Bishkek Office 

Duration: July 10 - September 20, 2013

Goal: To improve understanding of impact of environmental degradation on migration of people in Kyrgyzstan and stimulate policy debate on measures to tackle migration due to environmental disasters in the country.
Short Description: The TSPC will conduct brief desk review of available research and information on climate change and migration relevant to Kyrgyzstan, including the 2013 report prepared on the subject by a UNESCO expert. The review will include recommendations for future research, policy, and regional coordination on the topic. The research findings will be discussed on a roundtable that includes faculty, environmental and migration authorities, experts and students.


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Phone: +996 (312) 915000 ext. 326, 327


Address: 7/6 Aaly Tokombaev Street, Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic 720060



American University of Central Asia
7/6 Aaly Tokombaev Street
Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic 720060

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