Team GLOFCA

Kazakhstan Partners

Ministry of Ecology, Geology and Natural Resources

Ministry of Ecology, Geology and Natural Resources

Department of Climate Policy and Green Technologies of the Ministry of Ecology, Geology and Natural Resources is an institutional focal point for the UNFCCC in Kazakhstan. The Ministry has been consulted and has contributed to the formulation of the project. Role in...

Ministry for Emergency Situations

Ministry for Emergency Situations

The Ministry carries out functions in the field of civil protection related to Disaster Management and Emergency Response against natural and man-made emergencies, the provision of emergency medical and psychological assistance to the population, fire safety and civil...

Kazselezashchita

Kazselezashchita

Kazselzashchita is a state agency under the Ministry for Emergency Situations with its regional departments. The agency focuses on disaster prevention and response for mudslides, avalanches, and landslides. It carries out preventive engineering measures and maintains...

Kazhydromet

Kazhydromet

Kazhydromet is a national institution with a monitoring network including water observation points. This government agency is also authorized to issue disaster warnings. Kazhydromet is actively involved in projects related to climate change and contributes to the...

KyRgyzstan Partners

Ministry of Natural Resources, Ecology and Technical Supervision

Ministry of Natural Resources, Ecology and Technical Supervision

The Ministry (former State Agency on Environment Protection and Forestry under the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic) is responsible for implementing and ensuring compliance with environmental policies and regulations in Kyrgyzstan. It oversees international...

Ministry of Emergency Situations

Ministry of Emergency Situations

The Ministry is the state body responsible for DRR and emergency response in Kyrgyzstan. In the structure of the Ministry, there is the Department of Monitoring and Forecasting of Emergencies, as well as the Department for Prevention and Response of Consequences of...

Central Asian Institute for Applied Geosciences

Central Asian Institute for Applied Geosciences

CAIAG is a non-profit scientific institution in the Kyrgyz Republic. Climate, water and geo-ecology are among the areas of CAIAG activity. The Institute has compiled and published a series of maps on hazardous natural processes and phenomena in Kyrgyzstan, which...

Kyrgyzhydromet

Kyrgyzhydromet

Kyrgyzhydromet under the Ministry of Emergency Situations of Kyrgyzstan performs such functions as forecasting, modelling and research. Consultations were held with Kyrgyzhydromet during formulation of the project. Role in the Project The project will liaise,...

Tajikistan Partners

Agency on Hydrometeorology of the Republic of Tajikistan

Agency on Hydrometeorology of the Republic of Tajikistan

As a National Focal Point for the UNFCCC, the Agency contributes to addressing climate change issues and coordinates climate change activities in the country. The Agency operates the Glacier Monitoring Center. The Center processes information and reports on all...

Aga Khan Agency for Habitat (AKAH)

Aga Khan Agency for Habitat (AKAH)

The Aga Khan Agency for Habitat in Tajikistan is a member of the Aga Khan Development Organization. In order to respond to the growing hazards, posed by natural disasters and climate change, the Agency conducts various activities aimed at enhancing the preparedness...

Uzbekistan Partners

Ministry of Emergency Situations

Ministry of Emergency Situations

The Ministry is the central government body that manages and coordinates work in the field of civil protection, prevention and response to emergency situations, caused by accidents and natural disasters. It is responsible for overseeing and coordinating government...

Regional and International Partners

University of Zurich (Switzerland)

University of Zurich (Switzerland)

The University has a wide profile and long-term experience in glacier lakes research, including aspects of their formation, assessment and monitoring, as well as in the field of GLOF modeling and assessment of associated hazards, vulnerabilities and risks. The...