International Conference on Climate Change, Water Resources and Disasters in Mountainous Regions
In order to address the issues of climate change in mountainous regions, an International Conference on Climate Change, Water Resources and Disasters in Mountainous Regions: Building Resilience to Changing Climate will be organized in Kathmandu, Nepal during 27-29 November, 2013. The Conference will be jointly organized by the Society of Hydrologists and Meteorologists-Nepal (SOHAM-Nepal), Department of Hydrology and Meteorology (DHM), Government of Nepal (GoN), and United Nation Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization International Hydrological Programme Nepal (UNESCO IHP-Nepal).
The conference aims to invite scientists, engineers, planners, development workers as well as experts on related fields providing a platform for presenting their research outcomes, on observations, findings and innovative ideas. The conference targets to gather more than two hundred participants both national and international with
more than 100 papers. Keynote speakers will be invited to deliver presentations on specific burning issues. Selected peer reviewed papers will be published in the Journal of Hydrology and Meteorology published by SOHAM-Nepal.